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 (ăt′ə-tûrk′, ä-tä-tûrk′), Kemal


(Biography) Kemal (kɛˈmɑːl), real name Mustafa Kemal. 1881– 1938, Turkish general and statesman; founder of the Turkish republic and president of Turkey (1923–38), who westernized and secularized the country

Ke•mal A•ta•türk

(kəˈmɑl ˈæt əˌtɜrk, ˈɑ tə-)
(Mustafa Kemal) ( “Kemal Pasha” ) 1881–1938, Turkish general: president of Turkey 1923–38.
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Noun1.Atatürk - Turkish statesman who abolished the caliphate and founded Turkey as a modern secular state (1881-1938)Ataturk - Turkish statesman who abolished the caliphate and founded Turkey as a modern secular state (1881-1938)
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The Grand National Assembly was inaugurated in Ankara and Mustafa Kemal Ataturk laid down the foundations of a new, independent, secular, and modern Republic of Turkey on April 23, 1920, during Turkish people's War of Independence.
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