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Peiraeus

[pahy-ree-uh s, pi-rey-] /paɪˈri əs, pɪˈreɪ-/
noun
1.

Piraeus

or Peiraeus

[pahy-ree-uh s, pi-rey-] /paɪˈri əs, pɪˈreɪ-/
noun
1.
a seaport in SE Greece: the port of Athens.
Greek Peiraievs.
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Peiraeus

/paɪˈriːəs; pɪˈreɪ-/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of Piraeus

Piraeus

/paɪˈriːəs; pɪˈreɪ-/
noun
1.
a port in SE Greece, adjoining Athens: the country's chief port; founded in the 5th century bc as the port of Athens. Pop (municipality): 181 933 (2001) Modern Greek name Piraiévs (ˌpirɛˈɛfs)
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