Cappadocia

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Cap·pa·do·cia

 (kăp′ə-dō′shə, -shē-ə)
An ancient region of Asia Minor in present-day east-central Turkey. Heart of a Hittite state and later a Persian satrapy, it was annexed by the Romans in ad 17.

Cap′pa·do′cian adj. & n.
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Cappadocia

(ˌkæpəˈdəʊsɪə)
n
(Placename) an ancient region of E Asia Minor famous for its horses
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Cap•pa•do•cia

(ˌkæp əˈdoʊ ʃə)

n.
an ancient country in E Asia Minor, a Roman province in A.D. 17, now a part of N central Turkey.
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Noun1.Cappadocia - an ancient country is eastern Asia MinorCappadocia - an ancient country is eastern Asia Minor
Anatolia, Asia Minor - a peninsula in southwestern Asia that forms the Asian part of Turkey
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2: Kappadokia, Charsianon, Sebasteia und Lykandos (Vienna 1981) 239.
Restle, Kappadokien (Kappadokia, Charsianon, Sebasteia und Lykandos).