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pompeian

pompeian


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Pompeian  \Pom*pe"ian\,  a.  [L.  Pompeianus.] 
  Of  pertaining  to  or  characteristic  of  Pompeii,  an  ancient 
  city  of  Italy,  buried  by  an  eruption  of  Vesuvius  in  79  a.  d., 
  and  partly  uncovered  by  modern  excavations.