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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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As when the TARTAR from his RUSSIAN Foe By ASTRACAN over the Snowie Plaines Retires, or BACTRIAN Sophi from the hornes Of TURKISH Crescent, leaves all waste beyond The Realme of ALADULE, in his retreate To TAURIS or CASBEEN.
Regarding the recent article on Tauris Holsters (Carry Options, July/ Aug 2019), I've had one of Mike Taurisano's holsters since 1992 when I switched from uniform to plainclothes.
The book, published by IB Tauris, promises "a fresh and unique perspective on the history of Cyprus" and "an essential addition to our understanding of the Cyprus problem, and a new political biography of arguably the most influential Cypriot politician."
UK-based publishing company Bloomsbury Publishing Plc (LSE: BMY) has completed the acquisition of the entire issued share capital of London-based academic publisher IB Tauris and Co.
M2 EQUITYBITES-May 8, 2018-Bloomsbury Publishing Closes GBP 5.8m Acquisition of UK Academic Publisher IB Tauris and Co.
London-based independent publisher I B Tauris has entered into a second book deal with Labour MP Rachel Reeves to publish 100-year history of female MPs, book news company The Bookseller reported on Wednesday.
Following the 12th ACE International Conference in 2014, papers from The Sacred City: London art and the religious imaginary are now published in this volume from I B Tauris. While previous books have examined literary depictions of the city, this is the first examination of the religious imaginary of the metropolis through the prism of the visual arts.
Tauris. Its aim is to provide a reference text for the curious general reader, and a starting point for undergraduates and more advanced scholars undertaking research in this area.
Astrophysicist Thomas Tauris from the Max Planck Institute for Radio Astronomy and the Argelander Institute for Astronomy in Bonn jointly with Ed van den Heuvel through theoretical calculations and stability analysis on the base of stellar evolution, demonstrated a plausible theoretical model which brings new insight to knowledge of stellar interactions in multiple star systems.
Greek and Cypriot companies handle two of Aristophanes' less frequently performed works, A Women's Festival and Peace, and follow Euripides' Iphigenia to Tauris and Aulis.