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Mĕtaurus , i, m., = Μέταυρος,
I.the name of several rivers.
I. A river in Umbria, celebrated for the defeat of Hasdrubal, the brother of Hannibal, now Meturo, Liv. 27, 43 sq.; Sil. 8, 486.—Hence, Mĕtau-rus , a, um, adj., of Metaurus: “Metaurum flumen,Hor. C. 4, 4, 38.—
II. A river in the Bruttian territory, now Marro, Plin. 3, 5, 10, § 73.
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