from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- An ancient Hittite and Assyrian city on the Euphrates River in present-day southern Turkey. Nebuchadnezzar II defeated the Egyptians here in 605 B.C.
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- proper n. ancient city in Mesopotamia on the Euphrates, near modern-day Turkish-Syrian border
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