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Domitian Line breaks: Dom|itian
Pronunciation: /dəˈmɪʃ(ə)n/

Definition of Domitian in English:

( Ad 51-96), son of Vespasian, Roman emperor 81-96; full name Titus Flavius Domitianus. An energetic but autocratic ruler, he embarked on a major building programme, but was assassinated following a lengthy period of terror.

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