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os•saˈɒs ə(n.)

  1. Ref: pl. of os1 1 1

Os•saˈɒs ə(n.)

  1. a mountain in E Greece, in Thessaly. 6490 ft. (1978 m).

    Category: Geography (places)

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Ossa

    a mountain in Thessaly, famous in Greek mythology. See Pelion.

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  1. Mount Ossa

    Mount Ossa, alternative Kissavos, is a mountain in the Larissa regional unit, in Thessaly, Greece. It is 1,978 metres high and is located between Pelion to the south and Olympus to the north, separated from the latter by the Vale of Tempe. In Greek mythology, the Aloadaes are said to have attempted to pile Mount Pelion on top of Mount Ossa in their attempt to scale Olympus.

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