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Hymettus

Hymettus (hīmĕ´təs), Gr. Imittós, mountain range, E central Greece, in Attica, extending c.10 mi (16 km) between Athens and the Saronic Gulf. Mt. Hymettus (c.3,370 ft/1,030 m) is the highest point. It is noted for its honey. Marble has been quarried there since antiquity.

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Hymettus, Mount

Hymettus, Mount a mountain in Attica, famous in ancient times for its honey and marble.

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