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Sífnos

Sífnos sĭf´nôs [key] or Siphnos sĭf´nəs [key], island, c.32 sq mi (83 sq km), SE Greece, in the Aegean Sea one of the Cyclades. It is a resort area and produces olive oil. In ancient times it had gold and silver mines.

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