Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A quarter of Constantinople which, after the Turkish conquest of the city, became the chief Greek quarter; hence, the Greek officials of Turkey, or phanariots, as a class.

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Examples

  • "zone_info": "huffpost. world/blog; featured-posts = 1; world = 1; nickname = michael-huffington; entry_id = 399169; 60-minutes = 1; catholic-church = 1; ecumenical-patriarch = 1; orthodox-christians = 1; phanar = 1; pope = 1",

    Michael Huffington: Turkey Has No Place in the European Union

  • HPConfig. blog_id = 3; var ads_page_type = 'bpage'; var zone_info = "huffpost. world/blog; featured-posts = 1; world = 1; nickname = michael-huffington; entry_id = 399169; 60-minutes = 1; catholic-church = 1; ecumenical-patriarch = 1; orthodox-christians = 1; phanar = 1; pope = 1"; if (top!

    Michael Huffington: Turkey Has No Place in the European Union

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