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An ancient region of southwest Asia Minor with a coastline on the Aegean Sea. It was settled by Dorian and Ionian colonists and conquered by Alexander the Great in 334 bc.
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(Placename) an ancient region of SW Asia Minor, on the Aegean Sea: chief cities were Halicarnassus and Cnidus: corresponds to the present-day Turkish districts of S Aydin and W Muğla
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(ˈkɛər i ə)

an ancient district in SW Asia Minor.
Car′i•an adj.
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As when some woman of Meonia or Caria strains purple dye on to a piece of ivory that is to be the cheek-piece of a horse, and is to be laid up in a treasure house--many a knight is fain to bear it, but the king keeps it as an ornament of which both horse and driver may be proud--even so, O Menelaus, were your shapely thighs and your legs down to your fair ancles stained with blood.
Artemisia of Caria was born some time during the 5th Century BC.
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Caria GOHIN, Groupe PSA's Chief Technology Officer, said: "This trial is an additional step towards the deployment of autonomous vehicles.
(23.) Caria PHF, Faria RJA, Faria CRS, Croci CS, Negrao Filho R.
Matos TD, Simoes-Teixeira H, Caria H, Cascao R, Rosa H, O'Neill A, et al.
Joaquim Caria retires today as managing director of THB Europe, which was first announced in July 2018, when the company revealed he would be succeeded by Ricardo Borges after a transitional period to facilitate a smooth transfer of responsibilities.
Os organizadores do livro sao Telmo Caria e Fernando Pereira.
Finally, other explanations focus on the use of drugs or alcohol to control caloric intake (Caria et al., 2009) or that obese youth are less likely to socialize in contexts where alcohol and drug use is encouraged (Ford et al., 2014).
When Artemisia of Caria commanded ships on the side of Persians at the battle of Salamis in 480BC she fought so well that the Persian king Xerxes exclaimed: "My men have become women and my women men."