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Aegospotamos

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Noun

1. aegospotami, aegospotamos

a creek emptying into the Hellespont in present-day Turkey; at its mouth in 405 BC the Spartan fleet under Lysander defeated the Athenians and ended the Peloponnesian War

2. aegospotami, aegospotamos

a river in ancient Thrace (now Turkey); in the mouth of this river the Spartan fleet under Lysander destroyed the Athenian fleet in the final battle of the Peloponnesian War (404 BC)

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Aegospotamos

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noun
a river of ancient Thrace that flowed into the Hellespont. At its mouth the Spartan fleet under Lysander defeated the Athenians in 405 bc, ending the Peloponnesian War

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Aegospotamos

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small river in ancient Thrace, flowing into the Hellespont: at its mouth, the Spartan fleet under Lysander defeated the Athenian fleet (405 b.c.), ending the Peloponnesian War
: also ˌAeˌgosˈpotamos (ˌAɛgosˈpotæməs; Aeˌgospotˈaməs)

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