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Tarpeian Rock Line breaks: Tar|peian Rock
Pronunciation: /tɑːˈpiːən/

Definition of Tarpeian Rock in English:

A cliff in ancient Rome, at the south-western corner of the Capitoline Hill, over which murderers and traitors were hurled .
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