from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of northwest Turkey west of Ankara. It dates from the third century B.C. and was a capital of the Ottoman Turks in the 1300s. Population: 1,190,000.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. A city in northwestern Turkey.
  • proper n. The province of which that city is the capital.


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