Límnos


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Lím·nos

 (lēm′nôs)
See Lemnos.

Límnos

(ˈlimnɔs)
n
(Placename) transliteration of the Modern Greek name for Lemnos

Lem•nos

(ˈlɛm nɒs, -noʊs)

also Limnos



n.
a Greek island in the NE Aegean. 186 sq. mi. (480 sq. km). Cap.: Myrina.
Lem′ni•an, adj., n.
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