from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Pertaining to Antiochus, a contemporary with Cicero, and the founder of a sect of philosophers.
- adj. Of or pertaining to the city of Antioch, in Syria.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Pertaining to Antiochus of Ascalon (died about 68 b. c.), the founder of a sect of eclectic philosophers who sought to unite the philosophy of Plato with many of the doctrines of Aristotle and the Stoics.
- Of or pertaining to the city of Antioch.
- The mundane era of Antioch, September, 5493 b. c., employed by the Syrian Christians as the date of the creation of the world.
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