Ottoman Empire

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geographical name Ot·to·man Empire \ˈä-tə-mən\

Definition of Ottoman Empire

  1. former Turkish sultanate in southeastern Europe, western Asia, and northern Africa including at its greatest extent Turkey, Syria, Mesopotamia, Palestine, Arabia, Egypt, the Barbary States, the Balkans, and parts of Russia and Hungary


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