Olympus, Mount
geographical name 1. mountain 7965 feet (2428 meters) NW Washington; highest in Olympic Mountains 2. — see Ulu Dag

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  • Olympus, Mount — [ō lim′pəs, əlim′pəs] 〚L < Gr Olympos〛 1. mountain in N Greece, between Thessaly & Macedonia: c. 9,580 ft (2,920 m): in Greek mythology, the home of the gods 2. Mount 〚after the mountain in Greece〛 highest peak of the Olympic Mountains, NW Wash …   Universalium

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