• Definition for "Appian Way"
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Appian Way definition

  • others:
    • An ancient Roman road between Rome and Capua, started in A.D. 312 and later extended to Brindisi, with a complete length of above 563 km (350 mi).
  • adjective:
    • the fantastic paved highway from ancient Rome trough Capua to Brundisium, now Brindisi, built partly by Appius Claudius, about 312 b. c.
  • noun:
    • an old Roman roadway in Italy expanding south from Rome to Brindisi; begun in 312 BC
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