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Megara

[meg-er-uh] /ˈmɛg ər ə/
noun
1.
a city in ancient Greece: the chief city of Megaris.
2.
Classical Mythology. a daughter of Creon whose children were slain by her husband, Hercules, in a fit of madness.
Related forms
Megarian, Megarean
[mjuh-gar-ee-uh n, me‐] /mdʒəˈgær i ən, mɛ‐/ (Show IPA),
Megaric, adjective
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Megara

/ˈmɛɡərə/
noun
1.
a town in E central Greece: an ancient trading city, founding many colonies in the 7th and 8th centuries bc. Pop: (municipality): 27 252 (2001)
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