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Is·sus

 (ĭs′əs)
An ancient town of southeast Asia Minor near modern-day Iskenderun, Turkey. Alexander the Great defeated Darius III of Persia here in 333 bc.

Issus

(ˈɪsəs)
n
(Placename) an ancient town in S Asia Minor, in Cilicia north of present-day Iskenderun: scene of a battle (333 bc) in which Alexander the Great defeated the Persians

Is•sus

(ˈɪs əs)

n.
an ancient town in Asia Minor, in Cilicia: victory of Alexander the Great over Darius III, 333 B.C.
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Noun1.Issus - a battle (333 BC) in which Alexander the Great defeated the Persians under Darius IIIIssus - a battle (333 BC) in which Alexander the Great defeated the Persians under Darius III
Anatolia, Asia Minor - a peninsula in southwestern Asia that forms the Asian part of Turkey
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