from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- An ancient town of northern Africa southwest of Carthage in present-day northern Tunisia. The Romans defeated Hannibal here in the final battle of the Second Punic War (202 B.C.).
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- n. the battle in 202 BC in which Scipio decisively defeated Hannibal at the end of the second Punic War
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