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date: 09 August 2020

Acheloüs, 

Source:
The Oxford Classical Dictionary
Author(s):
William M. MurrayWilliam M. Murray

the longest of all Greek rivers, rising in central *Epirus and debouching, after a course of 240 km. (150 mi.; mostly through mountainous gorges), into the NW corner of the Corinthian Gulf. Its lower reaches were affected by heavy alluviation (Hdt. 2. 10. 3; Thuc. 2. 102. 3) and constituted the frequently disputed frontier between ... ...

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