Asia Minor

Asia Minor

noun
a peninsula in W Asia between the Black and Mediterranean seas, including most of Asiatic Turkey.
Compare Anatolia.
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Asia Minor
 
n
the historical name for Anatolia

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Asia Minor definition


Peninsula in western Asia consisting of the Asian part of Turkey.

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