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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 Ptol·e·my /ˈtɑləmi/

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: Alexandrian astronomer who proposed a geocentric system of
           astronomy that was undisputed until Copernicus (2nd
           century AD) [syn: Claudius Ptolemaeus]
      2: an ancient dynasty of Macedonian kings who ruled Egypt from
         323 BC to 30 BC; founded by Ptolemy I and ended with
         Cleopatra [syn: Ptolemaic dynasty]