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Definition of "caesarea" []

  • An ancient port in NW Israel, capital of Roman Palestine: founded by Herod the Great (noun)

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Use "caesarea" in a sentence
  • "In the sixteenth century the Caesarean operation (Sectio caesarea, laparotomy) was performed on living persons."
  • "Well, this gorgeous agaric (Amanita caesarea, SCOP.), this food of the gods the maggot absolutely refuses."
  • "© 1996 by the Archaeological Institute of America www. archaeology.org/9611/newsbriefs/caesarea. html"
  • ""The worst of it is," he continued, "that this Amanita somewhat resembles the royal agaric, the Amanita caesarea."