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something that is foretold by or as if by supernatural means

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an authoritative person who divines the future

a prophecy (usually obscure or allegorical) revealed by a priest or priestess

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a shrine where an oracular god is consulted

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Monarda didyma and its many varieties are generally in bloom from June right through until late September.
Also within easy reach is a classic trio of Priene, Miletus and Didyma, which can be combined in a fast half-day swing, or a more leisured whole day with time for bathing at the golden-sand beach of Altinkum.
These cruises offer guests a variety of unforgettable landside experiences, including visiting the legendary Acropolis and the Temple of Poseidon in Greece, as well as the ancient cities of Olympia, Priere, Didyma and Miletus, which are four of the best-preserved settlements of Grecian history.
Monarda didyma and Monarda fistulasa), you should find out.
Knife marks indicate that the bones had been dismembered and filleted (stripped of meat) before burning (FIGURE 1), but there is no evidence that the bones had been broken open to extract marrow (for a similar observation at the later sanctuary of Apollo in Didyma, see Klapper 1994); although the material is highly fragmented, many breaks are fresh and so clearly took place during excavation or storage, while most or all old breaks seem to have taken place after burning.
The bee balms, Monarda didyma, are a wonderful group of flowering, fragrant perennial herbs.
Landmarks nearby Izmir include Ephesus, Kusadasi Cruise Port, the Shrine of the Virgin Mary, Pergamon, the Seven Churches and such ancient cities as Priene, Miletus, Didyma, Sardis and Lydia.
Includes seven nights half board in four-star hotels, visit to the ancient sites of Didyma & Miletos, excursions to Ephesus and Pamukkale and the services of a tour representative and local guide.
Ross, age 53, is currently a General Partner with Schroder Ventures Life Sciences, a private equity group focused on healthcare, and previously the Managing Partner of Didyma, LLC, a healthcare consulting partnership.
The oracles at Delphi and Didyma both sat in underground chambers or chasms chewing narcotic substances and then predicting something.
Monarda didyma (Bee balm): One of my favorite teas for its flavor.