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Molossian

noun Mo·los·si·an \məˈläsh(ē)ən, -äsēən, -äsyən\

Definition of Molossian

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  a native or inhabitant of Molossis, a district of ancient Epirus famous for its dogs

  2. 2 :  a large dog of ancient times resembling a mastiff

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Origin and Etymology of molossian

Molossis, district in northwestern Greece + English -an


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Molossian

adjective Mo·los·si·an \"\

Definition of Molossian

  1. :  of, relating to, or characteristic of the ancient district of Molossis or Molossians

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