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ko·re

 (kôr′ē, kôr′ā)
n. pl. kor·ai (kôr′ī)
A sculpture representing a standing young woman clothed in long robes, especially one produced in Greece before the fifth century bc.

[Greek korē, young girl, kore; see ker- in Indo-European roots.]

kore

(ˈkɔːreɪ)
n
(Art Terms) an ancient Greek statue of a young woman wearing clothes

kore

A female draped statue found in Archaic Greek art as a votive offering or placed on a grave. Similar male statues are called kouros.
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Noun1.kore - (Greek mythology) daughter of Zeus and DemeterKore - (Greek mythology) daughter of Zeus and Demeter; made queen of the underworld by Pluto in ancient mythology; identified with Roman Proserpina
Greek mythology - the mythology of the ancient Greeks
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