Definition of Spartacus in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈspärdəkəs/
(Died circa 71 bc), Thracian slave and gladiator. He led a revolt against Rome in 73, but eventually was defeated by Crassus in 71 and crucified.

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Syllabification: Spar·ta·cus

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