[ lee-ros, -rohs ]
/ ˈli rɒs, -roʊs /
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one of the Dodecanese Islands of Greece, off the SW coast of Turkey. 21 sq. mi. (54 sq. km).
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How to use Leros in a sentence
If this statement be from Pherecydes of Leros (c. 480) it has great weight.
Some say that the Calydnæ islands are two, Leros and Calymna, and that the poet means these.