a peninsula in W Asia between the Black and Mediterranean seas, including most of Asiatic Turkey.
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The caravan was provisioned for months, and he knew Asia-Minor as well as the lines upon his palms.The Carpet from Bagdad|Harold MacGrath
British Dictionary definitions for asia minor
the historical name for Anatolia
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Cultural definitions for asia minor
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