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A region of ancient Macedonia. It included Mount Olympus and Mount Pierus, seat of the worship of Orpheus and the Muses.
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(Placename) a region of ancient Macedonia, west of the Gulf of Salonika: site of the Pierian Spring
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Pi•e•ri•a(paɪˈɪər i ə)
a coastal region in NE Greece, in Macedonia, W of the Gulf of Salonika.
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