- a city in S Turkey, on the Seyhan River.
Also called Seyhan.
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We came to know him through his interest in the Adana massacres.Paris Vistas
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When we arrived at Adana at 4.30 there was great excitement on the thronged platform.The Secrets of a Kuttite
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He was in rags—had worked his way overland somehow from Adana.
The ship surgeons, with their pharmacists, all went to Adana.
Consequently, Adana is a city of wood, totally unlike Tarsus.
- a city in S Turkey, capital of Adana province. Pop: 1 248 000 (2005 est)Also called: Seyhan
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