[ at-uh-turk, ah-tah-turk ]
/ ˈæt əˌtɜrk, ɑ tɑˈtɜrk /
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Words nearby Atatürk
at arm's length, Atascadero, at a sitting, at a stretch, at a time, Atatürk, Ataturk, Kemal, atavic, atavism, atavistic, at a word
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How to use Atatürk in a sentence
By then, the former Mustafa Kemal had renamed himself Ataturk - and emerged as the ruler and remaker of his country.The History Behind ANZAC Day|David Frum|April 25, 2013|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for Atatürk
/ (ˈætəˌtɜːk) /
Kemal (kɛˈmɑːl), real name Mustafa Kemal. 1881– 1938, Turkish general and statesman; founder of the Turkish republic and president of Turkey (1923–38), who westernized and secularized the country
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