Cassius (Longinus)[kas̸h′əs, kas′ē əs]
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Cassius (Longinus), (Gaius) died 42 ; Rom. general & conspirator against Caesar
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, Gaius Died 42 B.C.
Roman general and politician who was a leading member of the conspiracy to assassinate Julius Caesar.