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 (gä′zē-än-tĕp′) Formerly Ain·tab (īn-tăb′)
A city of southern Turkey north of Aleppo, Syria. An ancient Hittite center, it was strategically important during the Crusades. The surrounding area is known for its textiles and pistachio nuts.
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(Placename) a city in S Turkey: base for Ibrahim Pasha's campaign against the Turks (1839) and centre of Turkish resistance to French forces (1921). Pop: 1 004 000 (2005 est). Former name (until 1921): Aintab
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(ˌgɑ zi ɑnˈtɛp)

a city in S Turkey in Asia. 716,000. Formerly, Aintab.
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These are, for Greece, Tomataki Santorinis' (PDO), a tomato grown on the volcanic soil of several islands of the Cyclades; for the United Kingdom, Yorkshire Wensleydale' (PGI), a pressed cheese made from cow's milk in Wensleydale (North Yorkshire); for Turkey, Antep Baklavasi/Gaziantep Baklavasi' (PDO), a pastry made in the province of Gaziantep, South-East Anatolia, which is the first Turkish product registered in the EU and the 16th non-EU food name receiving the protected status.
MC (Antep- MC 32.01% (db) and Siirt-MC 41.92%(db)) of Pistachios growing in Siirt and Antep, Turkey is found to be different from that of pistachios growing in Iranian Khany and Abasaliy.
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Acknowledgement: We would like to thank Directorate of Agriculture of Provincial Adiyaman, Antep, Batman, Diyarbakir, Kilis, Mardin, Siirt, Sirnak and Urfa, and Board Scientific Research of Harran University (HUBAK-1101) for providing financial assistance for this research.
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