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Zákinthos

(ˈzakinˌθɔs)
n
(Placename) a transliteration of the Modern Greek name for Zante
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Zan•te

(ˈzɑn ti, -teɪ, ˈzæn-)

n.
1. a Greek island, off the W coast of Greece: southernmost of the Ionian Islands. 30,156; 157 sq. mi. (407 sq. km).
2. the capital of this island. 9764. Greek, Zákinthos.
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ATHENS, Greece -- Greek geological experts say two new aftershocks have hit the western Greek island of Zakynthos, but no damage has been reported.
A strong earthquake struck off the Greek tourist island of Zakynthos early on Friday morning - but no major damage or injuries were immediately reported.
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