Achaean League

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Achaean League

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(Historical Terms) a confederation of Achaean cities formed in the early third century bc, which became a political and military force in Greece, directed particularly against Macedonian domination of the Peloponnesus
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He is placed, by one critic, l4 as far back as the institution of the Achaian League, B.