Aegean Islands


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Aegean Islands

pl n
(Placename) the islands of the Aegean Sea, including the Cyclades, Dodecanese, Euboea, and Sporades. The majority are under Greek administration
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Aege′an Is′lands


n.pl.
the islands of the Aegean Sea, including the Dodecanese, Cyclades, and Sporades.
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