Ar·sa·cid (ärʹsə-sĭd, är-sāʹ-) adj.
Of or relating to the Parthian dynasty that ruled Persia and parts of Asia Minor from c. 250 B.C. until its overthrow in A.D. 224.
A member or subject of this dynasty.
  [AfterArsaces (fl. 250 B.C.), founder of the dynasty.]

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