from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of northeast Tunisia on an inlet of the Mediterranean Sea. Founded in ancient times by the Phoenicians, it was an important city under the Romans and Carthaginians and later under the Arabs (9th-11th centuries) and the French (19th-20th centuries). Population: 173,000.
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- n. a port city in eastern Tunisia on the Mediterranean
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