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Synonyms for Spartan

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a resident of Sparta

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resolute in the face of pain or danger or adversity

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unsparing and uncompromising in discipline or judgment


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practicing great self-denial

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Robert Bauslaugh has proposed an attractive emendation of this passage, rescuing the historian from this major topographical error by suggesting that he refers to an entrance of "eight or nine stades" rather than one wide enough for "eight or nine ships." (15) Catherine Rubincam, however, has shown that this emendation results in a text that "violates Thucydides' idiom and practice in giving measurements of distance." (16) Moreover, this emendation does not solve the problem of the alleged Spartan strategy reported by the historian.
Augmenting Spartan's recent East Coast expansion, the addition of this Southern California manufacturing and assembly facility increases Spartan and Utilimaster's product portfolio and effectively grants customers efficient, cost-competitive build-and-ship capabilities from coast-to-coast.
"The challenging Mleiha terrain is what makes me want to come back to this venue every time," said Emirati participant Hassan Abbas Al Blooshi, 34, who participated in the Spartan Race in 2016.
Qualifiers for the Championship Elite Beast and Championship Age Group Beast will be the racers who have completed the qualifying races including the Spartan Kuwait race (January 2018); the Spartan Bahrain race (February 2018); the Spartan Women's race (October 2018), the Spartan Hatta race (November 2018), the Spartan Oman Trifecta Weekend race (December 2018) and the Spartan Station race which will be taking place in Bahrain this Friday, January 18, 2019.
Spartan Showcase manufactures and sells retail showcases, bakery cases, counters, wood fixtures, point of purchase displays, and more.
This year Spartan Arabia is organising the first ever Trifecta Weekend in the Middle East on December 14 and 15 at Jebel Sifah, Muscat.
This year, Spartan Arabia is also putting together a Spartan Mini Series which will take place on November 24, December 1 and December 9, between 7.30am to 9.30am in the mall premises, for children between the ages of 6 and 12 years.
Eisma welcomed the Spartan Race event, saying that this would add to the already large number of sporting events being held in Subic, thus cementing this premier Freeport's reputation as the endurance sports capital of the Philippines.
I would not be the person I am today without my Spartan experience and this donation reflects my deep appreciation to the university.
The problem for the Spartans, as he poses it, is that their traditional isolationist strategy for maintaining peace and dominance in the Peloponnese was upset by the advent of the Persians in the Aegean in the mid-sixth century BCE, forcing them to develop a new "grand strategy." The reviewer must admit to some skepticism regarding how much the Spartans knew about events outside the Peloponnese and the geopolitical scope of their strategic planning.
The Spartan race held in Foressa, Cebu last June 16 was a feat not meant for the weak, thanks to its rugged 6.5 kilometer terrain with 21 obstacles.
TULSA Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology has announced a pilot training agreement with Phoenix-based Mesa Airlines.
The Spartan Race is coming to Taoyuan this Saturday with Sprint/Super/Kids races at the Guanyin Coastal Recreation Area.
Vermilion Energy is pleased to announce that it has entered into an arrangement agreement to acquire Spartan Energy Corp., a publicly traded southeast Saskatchewan oil and gas producer, with annual production of approximately 23,000 boe/d.
Leaders at one of the aviation technical training schools, Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology, commends the recent legislation introduced by the US Senate, designed to help fill aviation maintenance jobs, the company said.