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Brutus

  

      n  
1    Lucius Junius ('lu:ʃəs 'dʒu:nɪəs). late 6th century b.c., Roman statesman who ousted the tyrant Tarquin (509) and helped found the Roman republic  
2    Marcus Junius ('mɑ:kəs 'dʒu:nɪəs) ?85--42 b.c., Roman statesman who, with Cassius, led the conspiracy to assassinate Caesar (44): committed suicide after being defeated by Antony and Octavian (Augustus) at Philippi (42)  
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brut, brutish, brumous, brute

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