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Despoina

[des′pȯin·ə]
(astronomy)
A satellite of Neptune orbiting at a mean distance of 32,500 miles (52,500 kilometers) with a period of 8.0 hours, and with a diameter of about 110 miles (180 kilometers).
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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hyliko apo ten ethnomousikologike ereuna tou Samuel Baud-Bovy; se synergasia me ten Aglaia Agioutante kai te Despoina Mazarake.
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