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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Callimachus 1 Fifth century B.C. Greek sculptor who reputedly designed the Corinthian column.
  • Callimachus 2 Third century B.C. Greek poet and scholar whose extant works include 64 epigrams and a catalog of the library at Alexandria.


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  • designer of the Corinthian column

    March 24, 2010