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Sky·ros

 (skī′rəs, skē′rôs)
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Skyros

(ˈskiːrɒs) or

Scyros

n
(Placename) a Greek island in the Aegean, the largest island in the N Sporades. Pop: 2602 (2001). Area: 199 sq km (77 sq miles). Modern Greek name: Skíros
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Skí•ros

or Sky•ros

(ˈskaɪ rɒs, -roʊs; Gk. ˈski rɔs)
n.
a Greek island in the W Aegean: the largest island of the Northern Sporades. 81 sq. mi. (210 sq. km).
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Sporades means 'scattered', and this understated archipelago does look that way - there are 24 lush green islands casually dotted in the Aegean Sea, only four of them inhabited: Skiathos, Skopelos, Alonissos and Skyros.
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