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A city of ancient Greece in the northeast Peloponnesus on an inlet of the Aegean Sea. Founded in the Bronze Age, it was one of the most powerful cities of Greece until the rise of Sparta.
(Placename) an ancient city in SE Greece, in the NE Peloponnese: one of the oldest Greek cities, it dominated the Peloponnese in the 7th century bc. Pop (municipality): 29 505 (2001)
Ar•gos(ˈɑr gɒs, -gəs)
an ancient city in SE Greece, on the Gulf of Argolis: a powerful rival of Sparta, Athens, and Corinth.