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Scaevola

(Quintus Mucius Scaevola), d. 82 B.C., Roman jurist. He was tribune of the people (106 B.C.) and consul (95 B.C.) with Lucius Licinius Crassus (see under CrassusCrassus
, ancient Roman family, of the plebeian Licinian gens. It produced men who achieved great note in the 2d cent. and 1st cent. B.C.

One of the well-known members was Lucius Licinius Crassus, d. 91 B.C., a noted orator and lawyer (much admired by Cicero).
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, family); together they collaborated on a law that caused a purge of the rolls of citizenship. The wholesale disfranchisement of allies under this law brought on the Social War. He was proconsular governor of Asia, where the people esteemed him highly. Later he was elected pontifex maximus, but his sacred inviolability did not prevent his murder in the proscription of MariusMarius, Caius
, c.157 B.C.–86 B.C., Roman general. A plebeian, he became tribune (119 B.C.) and praetor (115 B.C.) and was seven times consul. He served under Scipio Africanus Minor at Numantia and under Quintus Metellus against Jugurtha.
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. He made a systematic compilation of the civil law.
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SCAEVOLA Wee are one heart, our thoughts and our desires are sutable.
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A similar Cervantine twist to that seen in Don Silvestres remark exists here; for Don Quijote compares Cortes's deed to those of four classical heroes who challenge danger or even death in order to achieve their goal: Horatius Codes defended a Roman bridge, throwing himself into the river, an action resulting in death in some versions; Caius Macius Cordus Scaevola thrust his hand into fire rather than declare himself loyal to an enemy king; Curtius threw himself and his mount into a large pit to confirm his valor; and Julius Caesar crossed the Rubicon into battle against the Senate's prohibition (Lopez Ferez 129).
De esta forma, al igual que en el mandato, el contrato de gestion del artista musical, se caracteriza por la alienidad de la actuacion del representante, quien sustituye a aquel en la gestion de negocios de todo lo concerniente a su actividad artistica, y en cuya esfera recaeran los resultados directos de esta, todo ello en el sentido asumido por Quintus Mucius Scaevola de "la realizacion de negocios juridicos y de actos parecidos a los negocios juridicos, mas tambien una actividad independiente de indole economica que se lleve a cabo para otro y en interes del mismo" (25).
In his idealized version of friendship between Laelius and Scaevola, De Amicitia, he rejects friendship as stemming from need; he has Laelius state that "if it were true that its material advantages cemented friendship, it would be equally true that any change in them would dissolve it.
Different areas of the Keys have different species of concern but Brazilian pepper, Australian pine, Asiatic colubrina, lead tree, seaside mahoe, non-native scaevola and bowstring hemp are the most abundant.
Burtt (Asteraceae) (Vincent & Freid 2006*), and Scaevola taccada (Gaertn.
Cette regle essentielle sans doute reprise au droit pontifical (96) par les Scaevola au dire de Ciceron, met en evidence un rapport etroit existant entre le systeme de devolution des biens du defunt et la charge du culte familial.
Effects of phosphorus on morphology and foliar nutrient concentrations of hydroponically grown Scaevola aemula R.