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Cicero, Marcus Tullius

Line breaks: Mar¦cus Tul|lius Ci¦cero
Pronunciation: /ˈsɪsərəʊ
 
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Definition of Cicero, Marcus Tullius in English:

( 106–43 bc), Roman statesman, orator, and writer. As an orator and writer Cicero established a model for Latin prose; his surviving works include speeches, treatises on rhetoric, philosophical works, and letters. A supporter of Pompey against Julius Caesar, in the Philippics (43 bc) he attacked Mark Antony, who had him put to death.

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