Negropont

[ neg-roh-pont ]
/ ˈnɛg roʊˌpɒnt /

noun

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Italian Ne·gro·pon·te [ne-graw-pawn-te] /ˌnɛ grɔˈpɔn tɛ/.
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Negropont
/ (ˈnɛɡrəʊˌpɒnt) /

noun

the former English name for Euboea
the medieval English name for Chalcis
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