Ephesus

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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

Ephesus

noun

1: an ancient Greek city on the western shore of Asia Minor in what is now Turkey; site of the Temple of Artemis; was a major trading center and played an important role in early Christianity

2: the third ecumenical council in 431 which declared Mary as mother of God and condemned Pelagius [syn: {Ephesus}, {Council of Ephesus}]


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