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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.

    Antony and Cleopatra


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