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Argolis

(är`gəlĭs), region of ancient Greece in the NE Peloponnesus. It was roughly identical with the Argive plain and was the area dominated by the city of Argos.
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Argolis

1. a department and ancient region of Greece, in the NE Peloponnese. Capital: Nauplion. Pop.: 102 392 (2001). Area: 2261 sq. km (873 sq. miles)
2. Gulf of. an inlet of the Aegean Sea, in the E Peloponnese
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Pullen enfatiza a importancia desses eventos em promover, muito mais do que simbolizar, influencias politicas e sociais de determinados individuos ainda nao assimetricamente diferenciados em hierarquias permanentes de status e dominacao, como indicam as festividades que orbitam o palacio micenico (ou, melhor, o aparecimento das sepulturas de poco e seus vastos repertorios materiais depositados nas sepulturas encontradas na Argolida).
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