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An ancient region of southern Greece in the northeast Peloponnesus, dominated by the city of Argos.


1. (Placename) a department and ancient region of Greece, in the NE Peloponnese. Capital: Nauplion. Pop: 102 392 (2001). Area: 2261 sq km (873 sq miles)
2. (Placename) Gulf of Argolis an inlet of the Aegean Sea, in the E Peloponnese


(ˈɑr gə lɪs)

1. an ancient district in SE Greece.
2. Gulf of, a gulf of the Aegean, in SE Greece. ab. 30 mi. (48 km) long.
Ar•gol′ic (-ˈgɒl ɪk) Ar•go′li•an (-ˈgoʊ li ən) Ar′go•lid,
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Contract notice: Emergence of contractors for bait spraying trees soil under the collective fight against olive fruit fly of the year 2017 in the prefecture of argolis program.
Karst hydrology in ancient myths from Arcadia and Argolis, Greece.
1-20 e 25-39)--is the ethiology of the temple dedicated to Apollo Pythaieus in Asine, 10 Km from Nauplion, in Argolis, a place widely known in Antiquity, as stated by Pausanias (2.
The port on the Gulf of Argolis in the Peloponnese was Greece's capital city when it first gained independence in the 1830s.
16) The Hydra was a monster of the Lernean Marshes in Argolis.
The curious statement made by a local reporter of the Argolis newspaper on December 2, 1876, that mask NM 624 had no mustache (41) may support the possibility that the mask was "improved" during restoration, (42) but it is very hard to believe that a whole mustache could have been added.
In Greek mythology, Hydra was a many-headed water snake that lived in the Lernaean marshes of Argolis.
There is a pebbly town beach for bathing in the clear waters of the Gulf of Argolis.
On his return from Troy, Agamemnon lands in Argolis, where Aegisthus, who in the interval had seduced Clytemnestra, treacherously carries out his murder.
Mykonos II from $1,659: Mykonos II presents the traveler with a more in-depth Greek visit, touring such sites as Argolis, Olympia and Delphi.
Artotrofodosias articles for the preparation of rations detainees Argolis prisons.