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Definition 1: a Eurasian republic in Asia Minor and the Balkans; on the collapse of the Ottoman Empire in 1918, the Young Turks, led by Kemal Ataturk, established a republic in 1923 - [noun denoting location]

Synonyms for republic of turkey in the sense of this definition

(republic of turkey is an instance of ...) the territory occupied by a nation

"he returned to the land of his birth" "he visited several European countries"

(republic of turkey is a part of ...) the capital of Turkey; located in west-central Turkey; it was formerly known as Angora and is the home of Angora goats

(republic of turkey is a part of ...) an extensive geographical region in the Middle East to the south of the Caucasus

(republic of turkey is a part of ...) an ancient Greek colony on the Asiatic side of the Dardanelles; scene of the legend of Hero and Leander

(republic of turkey is a part of ...) a city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River

(republic of turkey is a part of ...) an ancient Greek city located in the western part of what is now modern Turkey; the technique of preparing sheepskins as parchment was developed here

(republic of turkey is a part of ...) a port city in southwestern Turkey on the Gulf of Antalya

(republic of turkey is a part of ...) a town in southern Turkey; ancient commercial center and capital of Syria; an early center of Christianity

(republic of turkey is a part of ...) the strait between the Aegean and the Sea of Marmara that separates European Turkey from Asian Turkey

(republic of turkey is a part of ...) an ancient Greek city on the southwestern coast of Asia Minor in what is now Turkey; site of the mausoleum at Halicarnassus

(republic of turkey is a part of ...) the largest city and former capital of Turkey; rebuilt on the site of ancient Byzantium by Constantine I in the fourth century; renamed Constantinople by Constantine who made it the capital of the Byzantine Empire; now the seat of the Eastern Orthodox Church

(republic of turkey is a part of ...) a city in northwestern Turkey

(republic of turkey is a part of ...) a city in northwestern Turkey; a Thracian town that was rebuilt and renamed by the Roman Emperor Hadrian

(republic of turkey is a part of ...) a port city in western Turkey

(republic of turkey is a part of ...) an Asian river; a tributary of the Euphrates River

(republic of turkey is a part of ...) a Turkish river flowing south southwest into the Mediterranean

(republic of turkey is a part of ...) a river in southwestern Asia; flows into the Persian Gulf; was important in the development of several great civilizations in ancient Mesopotamia

(republic of turkey is a part of ...) a strait connecting the Mediterranean and the Black Sea; separates the European and Asian parts of Turkey; an important shipping route

(republic of turkey is a part of ...) a river that rises in northeastern Turkey (near the source of the Euphrates) and flows generally eastward through Armenia to the Caspian Sea; ancient name was Araxes

(republic of turkey is a part of ...) the mountain peak that Noah's ark landed on as the waters of the great flood receded

(republic of turkey is a part of ...) a creek emptying into the Hellespont in present-day Turkey; at its mouth in 405 BC the Spartan fleet under Lysander defeated the Athenians and ended the Peloponnesian War

(republic of turkey is a part of ...) an ancient Greek city located in the western part of what is now modern Turkey; as the capital of Lydia it was the cultural center of Asia Minor; destroyed by Tamerlane in 1402

(... is part of republic of turkey) a peninsula in southwestern Asia that forms the Asian part of Turkey

(... is part of republic of turkey) a large peninsula in southeastern Europe containing the Balkan Mountain Range

(... is part of republic of turkey) the area around the eastern Mediterranean; from Turkey to northern Africa and eastward to Iran; the site of such ancient civilizations as Phoenicia and Babylon and Egypt and the birthplace of Judaism and Christianity and Islam; had continuous economic and political turmoil in the 20th century

"the Middle East is the cradle of Western civilization"

(republic of turkey is a member of ...) a native or inhabitant of Turkey

(... is a member of republic of turkey) an international organization created in 1949 by the North Atlantic Treaty for purposes of collective security

(republic of turkey is the region of the domain of ...) title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey)

(republic of turkey is the region of the domain of ...) parched crushed wheat

(republic of turkey is the region of the domain of ...) a Turkish terrorist organization that claimed responsibility for bombing a British consulate and bank in Istanbul; a violent opponent of Turkey's secular government and its ties to the European Union and NATO

(republic of turkey is the region of the domain of ...) ethnic Turkish Sunni terrorists who are linked with the Turkish Hizballah; killed a United States Air Force sergeant in 1991

(republic of turkey is the region of the domain of ...) a Marxist-Leninist terrorist group of Kurds trying to establish an independent Kurdish state in eastern Turkey

(republic of turkey is the region of the domain of ...) an extreme Marxist terrorist organization in Turkey that is opposed to NATO and the United States; attacks Turkish security and military officials

(republic of turkey is the region of the domain of ...) an ethnic Kurdish group of Sunni extremists formed in the late 1980s in southeastern Turkey; seeks to replace Turkey's secular regime with an Islamic state and strict shariah law; responsible for bombings and the torture and murder of Turkish and Kurdish journalists and businessmen; receives support from Iran

(republic of turkey is the region of the domain of ...) the unsuccessful campaign in World War I (1915) by the English and French to open a passage for aid to Russia; defeated by the Turks

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