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Mount Ath·os

 (mount ăth′ŏs, ā′thŏs, ä′thôs)
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Noun1.Mount Athos - an autonomous area in northeastern Greece that is the site of several Greek Orthodox monasteries founded in the tenth centuryMount Athos - an autonomous area in northeastern Greece that is the site of several Greek Orthodox monasteries founded in the tenth century
Ellas, Greece, Hellenic Republic - a republic in southeastern Europe on the southern part of the Balkan peninsula; known for grapes and olives and olive oil
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Originally published in 2007, this new edition of "Short Trip to the Edge: A Pilgrimage to Prayer" from Paraclete Press includes photos, maps and an expanded narrative of Scott's spiritual journey to the mystical peninsula of Mt.
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The first months of the year herald the arrival of "'new crop" green olives from the Mediterranean, including varietals such as Lucques and Picholines from the Provence and Languedoc regions of southern France, Mt.