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English noun: marathon

1. marathon (act) any long and arduous undertaking

Synonymsendurance contest

Broader (hypernym)labor, project, task, undertaking

2. marathon (event) a footrace of 26 miles 385 yards

Broader (hypernym)foot race, footrace, run

3. Marathon (act) a battle in 490 BC in which the Athenians and their allies defeated the Persians

Synonymsbattle of Marathon

Instance hypernympitched battle

Domain regionEllas, Greece, Hellenic Republic

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