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[suh-noh-pee] /səˈnoʊ pi/
noun, Astronomy.
a natural satellite of the planet Jupiter. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • Whereas if you go by sea, you can coast along from here to Sinope, and from Sinope to Heraclea.

    Anabasis Xenophon
  • Marcion was a wealthy shipowner, belonging to Sinope in Pontus.

  • The city of Cotyora is said by Xenophon to have belonged to the people of Sinope.

  • In the distance we had seen a few white dots—possibly Sinope.

    The Secrets of a Kuttite Edward O. Mousley
  • Here Tip was made to speak on the 'phone to a German officer at Sinope.

    A Kut Prisoner

    H. C. W. Bishop
  • Communism in its grossest form was recommended by Diogenes of Sinope.

    The History of Freedom John Emerich Edward Dalberg-Acton
  • In consequence of a vision seen in a dream he had the divinity brought from Sinope, on the shores of Pontus, to this town.

    Serapis, Complete Georg Ebers
  • We were said to be going off that day to Sinope, and he was already preparing to handcuff us together in pairs.

    A Kut Prisoner

    H. C. W. Bishop
  • Ultimately, the deputation promised to send ships from Sinope to convey them thither.

    The World's Greatest Books, Vol XI. Edited by Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton
  • We could not sympathise with those who are guilty of the massacre of Sinope, and we believe that this cruel war was unnecessary.

    The Three Commanders W.H.G. Kingston
British Dictionary definitions for Sinope


(astronomy) a small outer satellite of the planet Jupiter
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