from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- An ancient town of southeast Asia Minor near modern-day Iskenderun, Turkey. Alexander the Great defeated Darius III of Persia here in 333 B.C.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- proper n. A battle (333 BC) in which Alexander the Great defeated the Persians under Darius III.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The typical genus of insects of the family Issidæ.
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- n. a battle (333 BC) in which Alexander the Great defeated the Persians under Darius III
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