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river: see PiniósPiniós
or Peneus
, river, 134 mi (216 km) long, rising in the Pindus Mts., NW Greece, and flowing generally E past Tríkkala and Larissa and through the Vale of Tempe into the Aegean Sea.
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, river, Greece.
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Refers to study two bridges over the river Peneus, one on the Road Trikala-Karditsa, length 240 m and a tract on the lateral length 240 m.
However, Heracles succeeded by re-routing the rivers Alpheus and Peneus to wash out the filth.
By August it was possible to glimpse Peneus and Zea Lacus again as weak halftones; they intensified through Sep-Nov.
Ovid's account of Daphne, pursued by Apollo and imploring her father, Peneus, to shelter her will bring into focus key aspects of Ovid crucial to early-nineteenth-century narratives of Bildung in a variety of aesthetic forms and other disciplines:
She begged her father, the river Peneus, to destroy her beauty and thus to save her from the love that repelled her.
Daphne's transformation at the command of her father, the river god Peneus, responded to the transformation of the Heliades on the banks of the river Eridanos.
It also occasioned an awful pun comparing Aggie Busch's barn to the mythological Augean stables that Hercules cleaned out by diverting the Alphas and Peneus Rivers.