[uh-lim-pik-sahyz, oh-lim-] /əˈlɪm pɪkˌsaɪz, oʊˈlɪm-/
of the dimensions or length prescribed for the Olympic Games and other major athletic competitions:
an Olympic-size speed-skating oval.
(of a swimming pool) having a length of 55 yards (50 meters) and a width of at least 23 yards (21 meters).
[uh-lim-pee-oh] /əˈlɪm piˌoʊ/ noun 1. Sylvanus [sil-vey-nuh s] /sɪlˈveɪ nəs/ (Show IPA), 1902–63, African statesman: first president of the Republic of Togo 1961–63.
[uh-lim-puh s, oh-lim-] /əˈlɪm pəs, oʊˈlɪm-/ noun 1. Mount, a mountain in NE Greece, on the boundary between Thessaly and Macedonia: mythical abode of the greater Grecian gods. 9730 feet (2966 meters). 2. a mountain in NW Washington: highest peak of the Olympic Mountains. 7954 feet (2424 meters). /əʊˈlɪmpəs/ noun 1. Mount Olympus, a mountain […]
- Olympus mons
noun 1. the highest of the giant shield volcanoes on Mars, lying 18°N of the equator. Height: 26 km; base diameter: over 600 km
[oh-lin-thuh s] /oʊˈlɪn θəs/ noun 1. an ancient city in NE Greece, on the Chalcidice Peninsula. /əʊˈlɪnθəs/ noun 1. an ancient city in N Greece: the centre of Chalcidice