Menderes

geographical name
Men·​de·​res | \ ˌmen-də-ˈres How to pronounce Menderes (audio) \

Definition of Menderes

1 or ancient Maeander \ mē-​ˈan-​dər How to pronounce Maeander (audio) \ river 240 miles (386 kilometers) long in western Turkey in Asia flowing southwest and west into the Aegean Sea
2 or ancient Scamander \ skə-​ˈman-​dər How to pronounce Scamander (audio) \ river 60 miles (96 kilometers) long in northwestern Turkey in Asia flowing from Kaz Dagi west and northwest across the plain of ancient Troy into the Dardanelles

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“Menderes.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Menderes. Accessed 5 Jun. 2020.

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