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E•lis  lis),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. Ancient History, Place Namesan ancient country in W Greece, in the Peloponnesus: site of the ancient Olympic Games.
  2. Place Names, Ancient Historythe capital of this country.

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Elis /ˈiːlɪs/ n
  1. an ancient city-state of SW Greece, in the NW Peloponnese: site of the ancient Olympic games

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