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Definition 1: one of the three wars between Carthage and Rome that resulted in the destruction of Carthage and its annexation by Rome; 264-241 BC, 218-201 BC, 149-146 BC - [noun denoting act]

(punic war is an instance of ...) the waging of armed conflict against an enemy

"thousands of people were killed in the war"

(punic war is a part of ...) islands west of Sicily (now known as the Egadi Islands) where the Romans won a naval victory over the Carthaginians that ended the first Punic War in 241 BC

(punic war is a part of ...) ancient city is southeastern Italy where Hannibal defeated the Romans in 216 BC

(punic war is a part of ...) a battle in 217 BC in which Hannibal ambushed a Roman army led by Flaminius

(punic war is a part of ...) a battle during the second Punic War (207 BC); Hannibal's brother Hasdrubal was defeated by the Romans which ended Hannibal's hopes for success in Italy

(punic war is a part of ...) the battle in 202 BC in which Scipio decisively defeated Hannibal at the end of the second Punic War

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