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Ampelos (Ampelos), a. promontory at the extremity of the peninsula Sithonia in Chalcidice in Macedonia, called by Herodotus the Toronaean promontory. It appears to correspond to the modern C Kartali, and Derrhis, which is nearer to the city of Torone, to C. Dhrepano. (Herod. vii. 122; Step. B. s. v.; Ptol. iii. 13. ยง 12.)

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