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Paros

Syllabification: Pa·ros
Pronunciation: /ˈparäs, ˈpe(ə)r-, ˈpärôs
 
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Definition of Paros in English:

A Greek island in the southern Aegean Sea, in the Cyclades. It is noted for the translucent white Parian marble, quarried here since the 6th century bc.

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