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Mer·sin

 (mĕr-sēn′)
A city of southern Turkey on the Mediterranean Sea west-southwest of Adana. It is a rail terminus and major port.

Mersin

(mɛəˈsiːn)
n
(Placename) a port in S Turkey, on the Mediterranean: oil refinery. Pop: 603 000 (2005 est). Also called: Içel

Mer•sin

(mɛrˈsin)

n.
a seaport in S Turkey, on the NE coast of the Mediterranean Sea. 523,000.
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The two districts of Mersina and Alexandretta and portions of Syria lying to the west of the districts of Damascus, Horns, Hama and Aleppo cannot be said to be purely Arab, and should be excluded from the limits demanded.
The event saw Crime Stoppers Victoria s Perpetual Mersina Halvagis Award presented to 3AW reporter Darren James for his support of over 20 years, including a weekly on-air crime update.
1, third paragraph, Hussein lays out his territorial requests by asking for "Arab countries, bounded on the north by Mersina and Adana up to the 37th degree of latitude, on which degree fall Birijik, Urfa, Mardin, Midiat, Jezirat, Amadia, up to the border of Persia; on the east by the borders of Persia up to the gulf of Basra; on the south by the Indian Ocean, with the exception of the position of Aden to remain as it is; on the west by the Red Sea, the Mediterranean Sea up to Mersina.
Hipparchia (Parahipparchia) mersina (Staudinger, 1871)###16, 22, 23, 24, 26, 29, 31, 33,
According to yesterday's Phileleftheros, the two fighter jets entered the Nicosia FIR before midday on Wednesday, flying from Tel Aviv towards Apostolos Andreas, the monastery at the northeastern tip of the island, and from there on towards Mersina bay in Turkey.