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Knossos

[nos-uh s]
noun
  1. a ruined city on N central Crete; capital of the ancient Minoan civilization.
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Related formsKnos·si·an, adjective
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Knossos

Cnossus

noun
  1. a ruined city in N central Crete: remains of the Minoan Bronze Age civilization
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