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 Delmon’ico.Delphi or Delphos. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
De’los.
 
A floating island ultimately made fast to the bottom of the sea by Posei’don (Neptune). Apollo having become possessor of it by exchange, made it his favourite retreat. It is one of the Cyclades.   1
 


 Delmon’ico.Delphi or Delphos. 

 
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