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Definition 1: a republic in southeastern Europe on the southern part of the Balkan peninsula; known for grapes and olives and olive oil - [noun denoting location]

Synonyms for greece in the sense of this definition

(greece is an instance of ...) any one of the countries on the Balkan Peninsula

(greece is a part of ...) a valley in southeastern Greece where the Nemean Games were held

(greece is a part of ...) a Greek island in the southeast Aegean Sea 10 miles off the Turkish coast; the largest of the Dodecanese; it was colonized before 1000 BC by Dorians from Argos; site of the Colossus of Rhodes

(greece is a part of ...) an island of eastern Greece in the eastern Aegean Sea; in antiquity it was famous for lyric poetry

(greece is a part of ...) a small region of ancient Greece where the Doric dialect was spoken

(greece is a part of ...) a group of islands in the southeast Aegean Sea

(greece is a part of ...) an island in the Aegean Sea off the west coast of Turkey; belongs to Greece

(greece is a part of ...) an island in the Aegean Sea in the Saronic Gulf

(greece is a part of ...) a region of ancient Greece on the north coast of the Peloponnese

(greece is a part of ...) the largest Greek island in the Mediterranean; site of the Minoan civilization that reached its peak in 1600 BC

(greece is a part of ...) a district of ancient Greece to the northwest of Athens

(greece is a part of ...) an autonomous area in northeastern Greece that is the site of several Greek Orthodox monasteries founded in the tenth century

(greece is a part of ...) an ancient region of southern Greece in the southeastern Peloponnesus; dominated by Sparta

(greece is a part of ...) an ancient area on the Ionian Sea that flourished as a kingdom in the 3rd century BC; located in northwestern Greece and southern Albania

(greece is a part of ...) an ancient city is southern Greece; center of the Mycenaean civilization during the late Bronze Age

(greece is a part of ...) an ancient Greek city on the slopes of Mount Parnassus; site of the oracle of Delphi

(greece is a part of ...) the modern Greek port near the site of the ancient city that was second only to Athens

(greece is a part of ...) the territory of Athens in ancient Greece where the Ionic dialect was spoken

(greece is a part of ...) an ancient town on a promontory in western Greece

(greece is a part of ...) the capital and largest city of Greece; named after Athena (its patron goddess)

"in the 5th century BC ancient Athens was the world's most powerful and civilized city"

(greece is a part of ...) a group of over 200 islands in the southern Aegean

(greece is a part of ...) an ancient city in southeastern Greece; dominated the Peloponnese in the 7th century BC

(greece is a part of ...) a Greek island to the west of Greece; in Homeric legend Odysseus was its king

(greece is a part of ...) a gulf of the Aegean on the southeastern coast of Greece

(greece is a part of ...) (Greek mythology) a mountain in central Greece where (according to Greek mythology) the Muses lived; known as the mythological home of music and poetry

"Liakoura is the modern name of Mount Parnassus"

(greece is a part of ...) a mountain peak in northeast Greece near the Aegean coast; believed by ancient Greeks to be the dwelling place of the gods (9,570 feet high)

(greece is a part of ...) a Greek island in the northern Aegean Sea; famous for a reddish-brown clay that has medicinal properties

(greece is a part of ...) the southern peninsula of Greece; dominated by Sparta until the 4th century BC

(greece is a part of ...) a department of Greece in the central Peloponnese

(greece is a part of ...) a fertile plain on the Aegean Sea in east central Greece; Thessaly was a former region of ancient Greece

(greece is a part of ...) an ancient town of Greece where Aristotle was born

(greece is a part of ...) a port city in northeastern Greece on an inlet of the Aegean Sea; second largest city of Greece

(... is part of greece) the 2nd smallest continent (actually a vast peninsula of Eurasia); the British use `Europe' to refer to all of the continent except the British Isles

(greece is a member of ...) a native or inhabitant of Greece

(greece is a member of ...) a native or resident of Greece

(... is a member of greece) an international organization created in 1949 by the North Atlantic Treaty for purposes of collective security

(... is a member of greece) an international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members

"he tried to take Britain into the Europen Union"

(greece is the region of the domain of ...) (ancient Greece) leader of a group or festival; leader of a chorus

(greece is the region of the domain of ...) (ancient Rome) a woman who was regarded as an oracle or prophet

(greece is the region of the domain of ...) (classical mythology) god of wine; equivalent of Dionysus

(greece is the region of the domain of ...) a benevolent spirit

(greece is the region of the domain of ...) an evil spirit

(greece is the region of the domain of ...) (Greek legend) a king in ancient Greece who offended Zeus and whose punishment was to roll a huge boulder to the top of a steep hill; each time the boulder neared the top it rolled back down and Sisyphus was forced to start again

(greece is the region of the domain of ...) (Greek legend) the greedy king of Phrygia who Dionysus gave the power to turn everything he touched into gold

(greece is the region of the domain of ...) a mood (as in Greek or Sanskrit) that expresses a wish or hope; expressed in English by modal verbs

(greece is the region of the domain of ...) a famous battle in 480 BC; a Greek army under Leonidas was annihilated by the Persians who were trying to conquer Greece

(greece is the region of the domain of ...) two wars (1912-1913) that were fought over the last of the European territories of the Ottoman Empire and that left the area around Constantinople (now Istanbul) as the only Ottoman territory in Europe

(greece is the region of the domain of ...) Caesar defeated Pompey in 48 BC

(greece is the region of the domain of ...) a decisive naval battle in the War of Greek Independence (1827); the Turkish and Egyptian fleet was defeated by an allied fleet of British and French and Russian warships

(greece is the region of the domain of ...) a battle in 490 BC in which the Athenians and their allies defeated the Persians

(greece is the region of the domain of ...) the site of three famous battles among Greek city-states: in 418 BC and 362 BC and 207 BC

(greece is the region of the domain of ...) Thebes defeated Sparta in 371 BC; the battle ended Sparta's military supremacy in Greece

(greece is the region of the domain of ...) Turkish sea power was destroyed in 1571 by a league of Christian nations organized by the Pope

(greece is the region of the domain of ...) a battle in which Philip II of Macedon defeated the Athenians and Thebans (338 BC) and also Sulla defeated Mithridates (86 BC)

(greece is the region of the domain of ...) (antiquity) a wreath of laurel foliage worn on the head as an emblem of victory

(greece is the region of the domain of ...) (antiquity) a temple to all the gods

(greece is the region of the domain of ...) a large hollow wooden figure of a horse (filled with Greek soldiers) left by the Greeks outside Troy during the Trojan War

(greece is the region of the domain of ...) an extreme leftist terrorist group formed in Greece in 1971 to oppose the military junta that ruled Greece from 1967 to 1974; a revolutionary group opposed to capitalism and imperialism and the United States

(greece is the region of the domain of ...) a Marxist-Leninist terrorist organization in Greece that is violently opposed to imperialism and capitalism and NATO and the United States; an active terrorist group during the 1980s

(greece is the region of the domain of ...) made of lamb

(greece is the region of the domain of ...) (ancient Greece) in which a torch is passed from one runner to the next

(greece is the region of the domain of ...) (ancient Greece) a hymn of praise (especially one sung in ancient Greece to invoke or thank a deity)

(greece is the region of the domain of ...) the Hellenic branch of the Indo-European family of languages

(greece is the region of the domain of ...) (ancient Greece) a passionate hymn (usually in honor of Dionysus)

(greece is the region of the domain of ...) a word that is composed of parts from different languages (e.g., `monolingual' has a Greek prefix and a Latin root)

(greece is the region of the domain of ...) the naval battle in which Antony and Cleopatra were defeated by Octavian's fleet under Agrippa in 31 BC

Definition 2: ancient Greece; a country of city-states (especially Athens and Sparta) that reached its peak in the fifth century BCE - [noun denoting location]

(greece is a kind of ...) any one of the countries on the Balkan Peninsula

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