from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- An ancient town of southeast Italy where Carthaginians under Hannibal defeated the Romans in 216 B.C.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. the name of a battle in which Hannibal defeated the Romans in 216 b. c. Called also battle of Cannae.
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- n. ancient city is southeastern Italy where Hannibal defeated the Romans in 216 BC
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