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Ithaca

Syllabification: Ith·a·ca
Pronunciation: /ˈiTHəkə
 
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Definition of Ithaca in English:

1An island off the western coast of Greece in the Ionian Sea, the legendary home of Odysseus.
2An academic city in central New York, at the southern end of Cayuga Lake, home to Cornell University and Ithaca College; population 29,763 (est. 2008).

Words that rhyme with Ithaca

Tripitaka

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