Cnidus

[nahy-duh s]
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noun

an ancient city in SW Asia Minor, in Caria: the Athenians defeated the Spartans in a naval battle near here 394 b.c.

Related formsCni·de·an, adjective
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Cnidus

noun

an ancient Greek city in SW Asia Minor: famous for its school of medicine
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