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An ancient village of Assyria east of Nineveh. Alexander the Great defeated the Persians under Darius III here in 331 bc.
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(ˌgɔ gəˈmi lə)

an ancient village in Assyria, E of Nineveh: site of defeat of the Persians by Alexander the Great 331 b.c., often called “battle of Arbela.”
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