Achelous

geographical name Ach·e·lo·us \ ˌa-kə-ˈlō-əs \
variants: or Modern Greek Akhelóos play \ˌä-ḵe-ˈlō-ōs\

Definition of Achelous

river 137 miles (220 kilometers) long in western Greece flowing south to the Ionian Sea

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