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- n. A seasoned sailor, especially one who is hardy and forthright in manner.
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- n. a man who serves as a sailor
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Publius Ventidius was a Picentine from Asculum Picentum, a big walled city on the Via Salaria, the old salt road that connected Firmum Picenum with Rome.