- a region in E Greece: a former division of ancient Greece. 5208 sq. mi. (14,490 sq. km).
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But what will you do in Thessaly besides feasting, as if you had gone to Thessaly to a banquet?
At the moment of his return to Thessaly he had reached the zenith of his greatness.
See,' he went on, 'the majority and the most important of the states of Thessaly are my allies.
The Turks are offended at something he has done in Crete or Thessaly.Lord Kilgobbin
To ride well is to recreate the fabulous centaur of Thessaly.Dwellers in the Hills
Melville Davisson Post
- a region of E Central Greece, on the Aegean: an extensive fertile plain, edged with mountains. Pop: 609 100 (2001). Area: 14 037 sq km (5418 sq miles)Modern Greek name: Thessalía (ˌθɛsaˈljia)
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