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An ancient country of central Asia Minor in the region surrounding modern Ankara, Turkey. Settled by Celtic tribes in the third century bc, it became a Roman province in 25 bc.
Ga·la′tian adj. & n.
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(Placename) an ancient region in central Asia Minor, conquered by Gauls 278–277 bc: later a Roman province
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Ga•la•tia(gəˈleɪ ʃə, -ʃi ə)
an ancient country in central Asia Minor: later a Roman province; site of an early Christian community.
Ga•la′tian, adj., n.
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