Pentelicus | Article about Pentelicus by The Free Dictionary
Also found in: Dictionary
Pentelikon: see PendelikónPendelikón
, mountain, c.3,670 ft (1,120 m) high, central Greece, NE of Athens. The white marble quarried there was used for many buildings of ancient Athens. Marble is still taken from the region.
..... Click the link for more information. , Greece.
References in periodicals archive
Half-sister to Gr2-placed winner Fort Lauderdale (by Montbrook) and to a low-calibre winner by Pentelicus
in Attica, was used to construct the famous Parthenon of Greece.
The session topper, a Florida-bred out of the winning Pentelicus
mare Kit K at Kitty, had turned heads when breezing a furlong in 10.