modern city near the site of ancient Corinth: pop. 12,000: Gr. name Korinthos
of the Ionian Sea
, between the Peloponnesus & central Greece: c.
(129 km) long
Isthmus ofland strip joining
the Peloponnesus with central Greece: c.
4-8 mi (6.4-13 km) wide
& 20 mi (32 km) long
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