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Delphi

oracle town on the slopes of Mount Parnassus, in Phocis, from Greek delphis "dolphin" (see dolphin). Supposedly Apollo assumed this form to found his famous sanctuary at that place.

updated on July 16, 2018

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Definitions of Delphi from WordNet

Delphi (n.)
an ancient Greek city on the slopes of Mount Parnassus; site of the oracle of Delphi;
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