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Arpi was an ancient city of Apulia, Italy, 20 mi. W. of the sea coast, and 5 mi. N. of the modern Foggia. The legend attributes its foundation to Diomedes, and the figure of a horse, which appears on its coins, shows the importance of horse-breeding in early times in the district. Its territory extended to the sea, and Strabo says that from the extent of the city walls one could gather that it had once been one of the greatest cities of Italy. As a protection against the Samnites, Arpi became an ally of Rome. In the war with Pyrrhus, the Arpani aided Rome with a contingent of 4000 foot and 400 horse. Arpi remained faithful to Rome until Rome's defeat at the battle of Cannae, but the consul Quintus Fabius Maximus, son of the famous Roman dictator Quintus Fabius Maximus Verrucosus, captured it in 213 B.C., and it never recovered its former importance. It lay on a by-road from Luceria to Sipontum. No Roman inscriptions have, indeed, been found here, and remains of antiquity are scanty. Foggia is its medieval representative.
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by Uwe Lendeckel, Nigel M. Hooper
arPI is a 52 kDa protein whose major function is to inhibit HLE. It is a member of the serpin (SErine ...
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Proceedings of the 29th Symposium of the European Association of Remote Sensing Laboratories, Chania, Greece by Ioannis Manakos, Chariton Kalaitzidis
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by Andrew G. Mason, Mark J. Newcomb
Proxy Address Resolution Protocol (ARPi is a system where one device answers an ARP request destined for another device if that MAC address is known. When a proxy ARP device sees an ARP request for a device on a different known ...
Encyclopaedia Londinensis (1810)
by John Wilkes
ARPI. U. M. none;. the corolla approaching or closing up, and becoming three. corner-ed, as at fig. 25, contains the feed, SEED: single, triquetrous, or three- sided, marked c, magnified. See the article RUMEX. _ ' cLAss VII', HEPTANDRIA.
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