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A city of northern Turkey northeast of Ankara on Samsun Bay, an inlet of the Black Sea. In ancient times Samsun was an important Greek colony.


(Turkish ˈsɑmsun)
(Placename) a port in N Turkey, on the Black Sea. Pop: 395 000 (2005 est). Ancient name: Amisus



a city in N Turkey, in Asia. 326,900.
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Iranian taekwondo fighter Shahbazi snatched a gold medal in 2017 Summer Deaflympics which was held on July 18-30 in Samsun, Turkey.
1) Clinic of Neurology, Samsun Training and Research Hospital, Samsun, Turkey
Speaking at an overall evaluation meeting following this year's edition in Samsun, Turkey, Rukhledev confirmed the two front-running candidates to stage the event in four years' time - and disclosed his own opinion that the emirate should be selected ahead of LA.
In Samsun, Turkey, at the Deaf Olympics, Nathan Young of Wirral Metro took sixth place in the final of the 50m backstroke and also reached the semi-final of the 50m freestyle.
announced today that the Turkish Ministry of Youth and Sports, organizer of the 23rd Summer Deaflympics in Samsun, Turkey, selected NEC's leading face recognition technology to ensure the security and quality of experience for this year's Deaflympic participants.
Ondokuz Mayis Oniversitesi Tip Fakultesi Kalp ve Damar Cerrahisi Anabilim Dali, 55105 Samsun, Turkey.
1) Department of Urology, University of Health Science, Samsun Training and Research Hospital, Samsun, Turkey
1) Department of Pediatric Genetics, Ondokuz Mayis University Medical Faculty, Samsun, Turkey
In addition, a key of poultry manure-inhabiting adult (females) of known species from Samsun, Turkey is provided.
In the qualification tournament in Samsun, Turkey, he outpointed Samuel Carmona Heredia of Spain to secure his place.
NICOLA Adams spearheaded a stunning day of success for Great Britain boxers at the Olympic qualifier in Samsun, Turkey, with eight booking their places at this summer's Rio Olympics.
BIRTLEY pair Pat McCormack and Cyrus Pattinson both got off to winning starts at the European continental qualification event for the Rio Olympics in Samsun, Turkey.