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Pi·e·ri·a

 (pī-îr′ē-ə)
A region of ancient Macedonia. It included Mount Olympus and Mount Pierus, seat of the worship of Orpheus and the Muses.

Pi·e′ri·an adj.

Pierian

(paɪˈɪərɪən)
adj
1. (Literary & Literary Critical Terms) of or relating to the Muses or artistic or poetic inspiration
2. (Placename) of or relating to Pieria

Pi•e•ri•an

(paɪˈɪər i ən)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to the Muses.
2. of or pertaining to poetry or poetic inspiration.
3. of or pertaining to Pieria.
[1585–95; < Latin Pīeri(us) of Pieria + -an1]
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Nor any memory of thee anywhere; For never Muse has bound about thine hair The high Pierian flower whose graft outgrows All summer kinship of the summer rose And colour of deciduous days, nor shed Reflex and flush of heaven about thine head, Nor reddened brows made pale by floral grief With splendid shadow from that lordlier leaf.
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Ann Arbor: Pierian Press, 2002 (for Learning Resources and Technologies, Eastern Michigan University).