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Ta·briz 1

 (tə-brēz′, tä-)
A city of northwest Iran east of Lake Urmia. A commercial and industrial center, Tabriz has been subject to numerous devastating earthquakes since 791.

Ta·briz 2

A cotton and wool Persian rug with designs of stylized animals, hunting scenes, and floral motifs.
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(Placename) a city in NW Iran: an ancient city, situated in a volcanic region of hot springs; university (1947); carpet manufacturing. Pop: 1 396 000 (2005 est). Ancient name: Tauris
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(tɑˈbriz, tə-)

a city in NW Iran. 1,666,203.
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Noun1.Tabriz - an ancient city in northwestern IranTabriz - an ancient city in northwestern Iran; known for hot springs
Iran, Islamic Republic of Iran, Persia - a theocratic Islamic republic in the Middle East in western Asia; Iran was the core of the ancient empire that was known as Persia until 1935; rich in oil
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Mianeh-Bostanabad Railway begins from current Mianeh railway station located en route Tehran-Tabriz Railway and after passing from cities including Torkamanchay and Basmenj, it is connected to the current Tabriz railway station.
He preached the Gospel and taught English, history, and geometry at the American Memorial School in Tabriz. But he ended up fighting alongside his students in the revolution against the Shah.
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Iran and Turkey will never separate, the two neighbor countries must be beside each other in any circumstances and this is the most important sign of their friendship, said Huseyin Gungor, the newly assigned Turkish consul general in Iran's northwestern city of Tabriz, IRNA reported Nov.
We will start passenger rail transportation -- that we had suspended for about three years -- between Tabriz [northwest of Iran] and Van [eastern province of Turkey] on June 18," Arslan said in eastern Kars province.
KARACHI -- The Pakistan Billiards and Snooker Federation (PBSF) on Friday named a four-member team for the coming 34th Asian Snooker Championship being held at Tabriz, Iran, from May 6 to 12.
President Rouhani made the remarks at the end of his trip to East Azarbaijan in Tabriz on Wednesday.
Bearing in mind that the city of Tabriz was declared the center of culture and tourism for this year, the program, which includes the exhibition of several artists, is dedicated to presenting the culture and art of this Iranian city.
Mohammed Tabriz knifed a 19-year-old man in the head before stabbing a woman and seriously injuring her two-year-old son in two separate attacks on December 6 last year.
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For Parisa Tabriz, dubbed as Google's 'Security Princess,' a full security in the internet is never guaranteed no matter how much precaution you put into place, especially when attackers like hackers are very determined and well-funded.