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 (mĭk′ə-nŏs′, -nōs′, mē′kô-nôs′)
An island of southeast Greece in the Cyclades Islands of the Aegean Sea. It is a popular resort.


(ˈmɪkənɒs; -əʊs; ˈmiːkə-)
(Placename) a Greek island in the S Aegean Sea, one of the Cyclades: a popular tourist resort with many churches. Pop: 9306 (2001). Greek name: Míkonos


or Mi•ko•nos

(ˈmi kəˌnoʊs)

a mountainous island in SE Greece, in the S Aegean: resort. 3823; 35 sq. mi. (90 sq. km).
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