Akhisar


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Ak•hi•sar

(ˌɑk hɪˈsɑr)

n.
a town in W Turkey, NE of Izmir. 61,491. Ancient, Thyatira.
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Akhisar's players celebrate as they pose with the Turkish Ziraat trophy after the the Ziraat Turkish Cup final football match between Fenerbahce and Akhisar in Diyarbakir on May 10, 2018.
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