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Xanthus

[ zan-thuhs ]
/ ˈzæn θəs /
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noun

an ancient city of Lycia, in SW Asia Minor, near the mouth of the Xanthus River: site of archaeological remains.

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Xanthus
/ (ˈzænθəs) /

noun

the chief city of ancient Lycia in SW Asia Minor: source of some important antiquities
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