geographical name Iz·mit \iz-ˈmit\\ˈas-tə-kəs\\ˌni-kə-ˈmē-dē-ə\

Definition of IZMIT

city & port NW Turkey in Asia on Gulf of Izmit (E arm of Sea of Marmara) pop 256,882

Variants of IZMIT

Iz·mit or Is·mid \iz-ˈmit\ or ancient As·ta·cus \ˈas-tə-kəs\ or Nic·o·me·dia \ˌni-kə-ˈmē-dē-ə\


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