Naucratis

[ naw-kruh-tis ]
/ ˈnɔ krə tɪs /

noun

an ancient Greek city in N Egypt, on the Nile delta.

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Naucratis
/ (ˈnɔːkrətɪs) /

noun

an ancient Greek city in N Egypt, in the Nile delta: founded in the 7th century bc
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