Cappadocia

geographical name
Cap·​pa·​do·​cia | \ ˌka-pə-ˈdō-sh(ē-)ə How to pronounce Cappadocia (audio) \

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ancient district of eastern Asia Minor chiefly in the valley of the upper Kızıl Irmak in modern Turkey; capital Caesarea Mazaca

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Cappadocian \ ˌka-​pə-​ˈdō-​sh(ē-​)ən How to pronounce Cappadocia (audio) \ adjective or noun

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“Cappadocia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cappadocia. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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