Dodecanese

geographical name
Do·​de·​ca·​nese | \dō-ˈde-kə-ˌnēz, -ˌnēs;ˌdō-di-kə-ˈnēz, -ˈnēs\

Definition of Dodecanese 

islands of Greece in the southeastern Aegean Sea comprising the Southern Sporades south of Ikaria and Samos; belonged to Italy 1923–47 area 486 square miles (1264 square kilometers), population 162,439 — see rhodes sense 1

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Dodecanesian \ (ˌ)dō-​ˌde-​kə-​ˈnē-​zhən , ˌdō-​di-​kə-​, -​shən \ adjective or noun

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