Mount Olympus


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Mount Olympus:

see CyprusCyprus
, Gr. Kypros, Turk. Kıbrıs, officially Republic of Cyprus, republic (2005 est. pop. 780,000), 3,578 sq mi (9,267 sq km), an island in the E Mediterranean Sea, c.40 mi (60 km) S of Turkey and c.60 mi (100 km) W of Syria.
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; Olympic MountainsOlympic Mountains,
highest part of the Coast Ranges, on the Olympic Peninsula, NW Wash. Mt. Olympus (7,965 ft/2,427 m) is the highest point in the mountains, which are composed mainly of sedimentary rock.
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; OlympusOlympus
, Gr. Ólimbos, mountain range, c.25 mi (40 km) long, N Greece, on the border of Thessaly and Macedonia, near the Aegean coast. It rises to c.9,570 ft (2,920 m) at Mt. Olympus, the highest point in Greece. The peak was first ascended in 1913.
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Olympus, Mount:

see CyprusCyprus
, Gr. Kypros, Turk. Kıbrıs, officially Republic of Cyprus, republic (2005 est. pop. 780,000), 3,578 sq mi (9,267 sq km), an island in the E Mediterranean Sea, c.40 mi (60 km) S of Turkey and c.60 mi (100 km) W of Syria.
..... Click the link for more information.
; Olympic Mts.Olympic Mountains,
highest part of the Coast Ranges, on the Olympic Peninsula, NW Wash. Mt. Olympus (7,965 ft/2,427 m) is the highest point in the mountains, which are composed mainly of sedimentary rock.
..... Click the link for more information.
; OlympusOlympus
, Gr. Ólimbos, mountain range, c.25 mi (40 km) long, N Greece, on the border of Thessaly and Macedonia, near the Aegean coast. It rises to c.9,570 ft (2,920 m) at Mt. Olympus, the highest point in Greece. The peak was first ascended in 1913.
..... Click the link for more information.
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Suddenly, the great eagle swooped up to the kingdom of the gods on top of Mount Olympus.
It was sunny and there was a mountain looking reasonably like Mount Olympus in plain view.
There are two sculptural landscapes in the present exhibition, Vertical Orange Landscape and Meteora but it is no longer the Mount Olympus of the gods that the artist portrays.
The friends go on an incredible odyssey across the US that takes them 600-storeys above New York City - the portal to Mount Olympus.
The lift doors open on Mount Olympus, a dark, brooding landscape that looks uncannily like Hogwarts at night.
Two more water main breaks reported: Two more water main breaks occurred in Los Angeles Thursday night and Friday morning, one in the Mount Olympus area and the other in Hollywood, authorities said Friday.
Individual chapters are devoted to early Hellenic creation myths, a descriptive roster of the Greek gods and goddesses associated with Mount Olympus, and an informative roster of other Greek immortals ranging from Aristeas to Xanthus.
Whether you stroll Rialto Beach, watch the sunrise on Mount Olympus, hike the Hoh River Trail, or explore a rugged route in the backcountry, Olympic National Park will leave you begging for more.
Comedy allowed humankind to stand on Mount Olympus and laugh at itself.
Greeks believed that 12 of those gods ruled the Universe from atop Mount Olympus, Greece's tallest peak.
A few days after communing with the global banking elite on Mount Olympus, Bernanke paid a visit to his old hometown--Dillon, South Carolina, a community of about 6,800.
A hiking guide to the geology of the Wasatch mountains; Mill Creek and Neff Canyons, Mount Olympus, Big and Little Cottonwood and Bells Canyons.