• Definition for "pentelic"
    • Of or pertaining to Mount Pentelicus, near Athens,…
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pentelic definition

  • adjective:
    • Of or pertaining to Mount Pentelicus, near Athens, fabled for its good white marble quarries; gotten from Mount Pentelicus.
  • others:
    • Of, with respect to, or acquired from Mount Pentelicus (Πεντελή), near Athens: noting specifically a number of white marble resembling Parian, but denser and finer-grained, obviously inexhaustible quarries that have from antiquity been worked inside mountain.
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