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Meaning of CLIO

Pronunciation:  'klIow

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  (Greek mythology) the Muse of history
 

CLIO is a 4 letter word that starts with C.

 

 See Also: Muse

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Cli"o\, n. [L., fr. Gr. ? the proclaimer, fr. ? to call,
tell of, make famous.] (Class. Myth.)
The Muse who presided over history.

 
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