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Lemnos

[lem-nos, -nohs; Greek leem-naws]
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noun
  1. a Greek island in the NE Aegean. 186 sq. mi. (480 sq. km). Capital: Myrina.
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Greek Lím·nos [leem-naws] /ˈlim nɔs/.
Related formsLem·ni·an [lem-nee-uh n] /ˈlɛm ni ən/, adjective, noun
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Lemnian

adjective
  1. of or relating to the Greek island of Lemnos or its inhabitants
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noun
  1. a native or inhabitant of Lemnos
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Lemnos

noun
  1. a Greek island in the N Aegean Sea: famous for its medicinal earth (Lemnian seal). Chief town: Kastron. Pop: 18 104 (2001). Area: 477 sq km (184 sq miles)Modern Greek name: Límnos
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