from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of east-central Greece northwest of Athens. Founded c. fifth century B.C., it was the site of the Lamian War (323-322 B.C.) between the confederated Greeks and the Macedonian general Antipater, who was besieged in the city for several months before his ultimate victory. Population: 46,400.
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- proper n. A city in Greece.
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