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Agoraphobia
Fear of open places (from the agora, or open market, of Greek towns)
Platonic Love
Freindship (from PLato's idea of spiritual love)
Mnemonic
Designed to assist the memory (from Mnemosyne, the Greek goddess of memory)
Delta
Area of silt build up at a river's mouth (from the Greek letter delta, which is shaped like a triangle)
Beware of Greeks bearing gifts
Be careful of free gifts (from the story of the trojan war)
Odyssey
an adventurous journey (from Odysseus, whose ten- year journey home after the trojan war was quite eventful)
Tyrant
A cruel leader (from the Greek rulers who took power without inheriting it and later bacame cruel)