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Delos

[dee-los, del-ohs] /ˈdi lɒs, ˈdɛl oʊs/
noun
1.
a Greek island in the Cyclades, in the SW Aegean: site of an oracle of Apollo.
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Delos

/ˈdiːlɒs/
noun
1.
a Greek island in the SW Aegean Sea, in the Cyclades: a commercial centre in ancient times; the legendary birthplace of Apollo and Artemis. Area: about 5 sq km (2 sq miles) Modern Greek name Dhílos
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