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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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Hitler never found out that Mount Olympus had moved from Greece to Yugoslavia
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In this place comparable to the mythical Mount Olympus, a person's voice could to be heard and remembered, and here in the end reason prevailed.
No doubt Zeus is having to sign on at a benefit office at the top of Mount Olympus, and Artemis is re-training as a wages clerk.
This is no mean feat for a small country with limited resources and an ego the size of Mount Olympus.
The Greek counterpart of Mars, the quarrelsome and braggart Ares, was the most detested god on mount Olympus, The Romans assimilated Ares to Mars, a deity of their own, venerated as the father of Romulus and Remus, the founders of Rome, But in astrology, Mars lost his respectability altogether and became a villain.
Turns out, the Don is about to be expelled from the PGA and the upper mucks on Mount Olympus don't like that.