from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Two hills of southeast Thessaly in northeast Greece. The Theban general Pelopidas was killed in battle here (364 B.C.). Later (197) the Roman general Flaminius decisively defeated Philip V of Macedon at Cynoscephalae.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. the battle that ended the second Macedonian War (197 BC); the Romans defeated King Philip of Macedon.
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- n. the fields in Thessaly where in 197 BC the Romans defeated the Macedonians
- n. the battle that ended the second Macedonian War (197 BC); the Romans defeated Philip V who lost his control of Greece
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