Definition of Melos in English:

Melos

Syllabification: Me·los
Pronunciation: /ˈmēläs
 
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A Greek island in the Aegean Sea, in the southwest of the Cyclades group. The center of a flourishing civilization during the Bronze Age, it is the site of the discovery in 1820 of a Hellenistic marble statue of Aphrodite, the Venus de Milo. Greek name Mílos.

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