adjective see Lucretius

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  • lucretian — lüˈkrēshən adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: T. Lucretius Carus died 55B.C. Roman philosophical poet + English an : of, relating to, or having the characteristics of Lucretius or the Epicurean philosophic system expounded by him dry …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lucretian — See Lucretius. * * * …   Universalium

  • Lucretian — adjective Of or pertaining to (ca. 99 BC ca. 55 BC), Roman poet and philosopher …   Wiktionary

  • LUCRETIAN — Lucretianus …   Abbreviations in Latin Inscriptions

  • lucretian — lu·cre·tian …   English syllables

  • Lucretius — Lucretian, adj. /looh kree sheuhs/, n. (Titus Lucretius Carus) 97? 54 B.C., Roman poet and philosopher. * * * in full Titus Lucretius Carus flourished 1st century BC Latin poet and philosopher. He is known for his long poem On the Nature of… …   Universalium

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  • Lucretius — biographical name circa 96 circa 55 B.C. Titus Lucretius Carus Roman poet & philosopher • Lucretian adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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