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Melos

[mee-los, -lohs, mel-os, -ohs; Greek mee-laws]
noun
a Greek island in the Cyclades, in the SW Aegean: statue, Venus de Milo, found here 1820. 51 sq. mi. (132 sq. km).
Also, Milo, Milos.

Melian [mee-lee-uhn, meel-yuhn] , adjective, noun

Melo

[mey-loh; Spanish me-law]
noun
a city in NE Uruguay.
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Melos (ˈmiːlɒs)
 
n
Modern Greek name: Mílos an island in the SW Aegean Sea, in the Cyclades: of volcanic origin, with hot springs; centre of early Aegean civilization, where the Venus de Milo was found. Pop: 4771 (2001). Area: 132 sq km (51 sq miles)

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