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Actium, Battle of

Pronunciation: /ˈaktēəm/ Pronunciation: /ˈakSHēəm/
A naval battle that took place in 31 bc off the promontory of Actium in western Greece, in the course of which Octavian defeated Mark Antony.

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Syllabification: Ac·ti·um, Bat·tle of

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