Mesopotamia

geographical name
Mes·​o·​po·​ta·​mia | \ ˌme-s(ə-)pə-ˈtā-mē-ə How to pronounce Mesopotamia (audio) , -myə\

Definition of Mesopotamia

1 region of southwestern Asia between the Tigris and the Euphrates rivers extending from the mountains of eastern Asia Minor to the Persian Gulf
2 the entire Tigris–Euphrates valley

Other Words from Mesopotamia

Mesopotamian \ ˌme-​s(ə-​)pə-​ˈtā-​mē-​ən How to pronounce Mesopotamian (audio) , -​myən \ adjective or noun

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