Ankara

geographical name
An·​ka·​ra | \ ˈaŋ-kə-rə How to pronounce Ankara (audio) , ˈäŋ- \
variants: or formerly Angora \ aŋ-​ˈgȯr-​ə How to pronounce Ankara (audio) , an-​ \ or ancient Ancyra \ an-​ˈsī-​rə How to pronounce Ankara (audio) \

Definition of Ankara

city and capital of Turkey in north central Anatolia population 2,559,471

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“Ankara.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Ankara. Accessed 20 Jun. 2021.

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