from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- An ancient Roman road between Rome and Capua, begun in A.D. 312 and later extended to Brindisi, with a total length of more than 563 km (350 mi).
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. the great paved highway from ancient Rome trough Capua to Brundisium, now Brindisi, constructed partly by Appius Claudius, about 312 b. c.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an ancient Roman road in Italy extending south from Rome to Brindisi; begun in 312 BC
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