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  • proper n. The capital of the western region of Greece.

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  • n. a port city in western Greece in the northwestern Peloponnese on an inlet of the Ionian Sea; was a major trade center from the 5th century BC to the 3rd century BC; commercial importance revived during the Middle Ages

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From Patreus, the name of its founder (Wiktionary)

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