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Ampelos

[ am-puh-los ]
/ ˈæm pəˌlɒs /
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noun Classical Mythology.
a satyr who was placed among the stars by Dionysus.
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How to use Ampelos in a sentence

  • Ampalas (Delima sarmentosa and Ficus ampelos) is a shrub whose blossom resembles that of our hawthorn in appearance and smell.

    The History of Sumatra|William Marsden
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