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anabasis

División en sílabas: a·nab·a·sis
Pronunciación: /əˈnabəsəs
 
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Definición de anabasis en inglés:

sustantivo (plural anabases /-ˌsēz/)

rare
1A march from a coast into the interior, as that of the younger Cyrus into Asia in 401 bc, as narrated by Xenophon in his work Anabasis.
Example sentences
  • The great resources of military manpower remaining are reflected in accounts of the famous procession mounted by him at Daphne, prior to his anabasis to the ‘Upper Satrapies’, a major military campaign, in which he met his death.
  • Seleucus then undertook an anabasis to regain Parthia, the results of which came to nothing.

Origen

early 18th century: Greek, literally 'ascent'.

Words that rhyme with anabasis

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