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Izmit

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

Definition of Izmit

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



Variants of izmit

or Ismid play \iz-ˈmit\ or ancient Astacus play \ˈas-tə-kəs\ or Nicomedia play \ˌni-kə-ˈmē-dē-ə\

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