Northern Sporades
geographical name — see Sporades

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Northern Sporades — group of islands in the NW Aegean, west of Thessaly & Euboea * * * …   Universalium

  • Northern Sporades — group of islands in the NW Aegean, west of Thessaly & Euboea …   English World dictionary

  • Northern Sporades. — See under Sporades. * * * …   Universalium

  • Northern Sporades — North′ern Spor′ades n. pl. geg See under Sporades …   From formal English to slang

  • Northern Sporades. — See under Sporades …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sporades — [spôr′ə dēz΄; ] Gr [ spō̂ rä′thes] 1. all the Greek islands in the Aegean Sea except the Cyclades 2. the Greek islands along the W coast of Turkey, esp. the Dodecanese: also Southern Sporades: See also NORTHERN SPORADES …   English World dictionary

  • Sporades — /spawr euh deez /; Gk. /spaw rddah dhes/, n.pl. two groups of Greek islands in the Aegean: the one (Northern Sporades) off the E coast of Greece; the other (Southern Sporades), including the Dodecanese, off the SW coast of Asia Minor. * * * ▪… …   Universalium

  • Sporades — Infobox Greek Isles name = Sporades native name = Βόρειες Σποράδες skyline = sky caption = coordinates = chain = Sporades isles = 24 area = highest mount = elevation = periph = Thessaly prefect = Magnesia capital = population = pop as of =… …   Wikipedia

  • Sporades — geographical name two island groups Greece in the Aegean: the Northern Sporades (chief island Skyros, N of Euboea & E of Thessaly) & the Southern Sporades (chiefly Samos, Ikaria, & the Dodecanese, off SW Turkey) …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Sporades — Spor•a•des [[t]ˈspɔr əˌdiz[/t]] n. pl. geg two groups of Greek islands in the Aegean: the one (Northern Sporades) off the E coast of Greece; the other(Southern Sporades) including the Dodecanese, off the SW coast of Asia Minor …   From formal English to slang

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