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bouleuterion

[ boo-loo-teer-ee-on, bool-yoo- ]
/ ˌbu luˈtɪər iˌɒn, ˌbul yu- /

noun, plural bou·leu·te·ri·a [boo-loo-teer-ee-uh, bool-yoo-] /ˌbu luˈtɪər i ə, ˌbul yu-/.

a council chamber in ancient Greece.

Nearby words

boulder clay, boulder dam, bouldering, boule, boules, bouleuterion, boulevard, boulevardier, bouleversement, boulework, boulez

Origin of bouleuterion

< Greek, equivalent to bouleú(ein) to deliberate + -tērion noun suffix of place
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