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  • n. the interval of time between Pythian games

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The period intervening between one celebration of the Pythian games and the next.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The period of four years intervening between one celebration of the Pythian games and the succeeding.

Etymologies

From Ancient Greek Πυθίας (Puthias), from Πυθία (Pythia, "Pythia"). (Wiktionary)

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