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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The largest city and former capital of Turkey.

Usage examples (38)
  • After receiving his divinity degree, Perry agreed to work for the American YMCA in Stamboul, Turkey in 1913 as a missionary.
  • Horn is called Stamboul, and is the especially Turkish Quarter.
  • The Stamboul was a fine vessel; and our missionaries were well accommodated on board.
  • Constantinople (called Stamboul by the Turks) is a polyglot city, that is, a place of many languages. for more
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