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Rhodes

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Pronunciation: /rəʊdz
 
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Definition of Rhodes in English:

1A Greek island in the SE Aegean, off the Turkish coast, the largest of the Dodecanese and the most easterly island in the Aegean; population 130,000 (est. 2004). Greek name Ródhos.
1.1The capital of the island of Rhodes, a port on the northernmost tip; population 55,900 (est. 2009). It was founded circa 408 bc and was the site of the Colossus of Rhodes.

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