Acropolis

Acropolis (Acrop`olis) , a fortified citadel commanding a city, and generally the nucleus of it, specially the rocky eminence dominating Athens.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Acroliths * Acrote`ria
Aconite
Aconitine
Acorn-shells
Acoustics
Acrasia
Acre, St. Jean d'
Acres, Bob
Acroamatics
Acrolein
Acroliths
Acrop`olis
Acrote`ria
Acta diurna
Acta Sanctorum
Actæon
Actinic rays
Actinism
Actinomycosis
Actium
Acton
Acton, Lord

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Acropolis in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable