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n. - A famous battle in 480 BC.

Usage examples (35)
  • The conversation of Xerxes and Demaratus at Thermopylae is one of the most interesting and moral scenes in history.
  • The Cutty Sark's great rival was a ship called Thermopylae, with a more conventional bow shape.
  • This meafure has enabled me to determine the point of Thermopylae, which is alfo given by other means.
  • 1872: "Thermopylae" racing up the Channel to deliver the year's first tea cargo for more
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