Caria

[ kair-ee-uh ]
/ ˈkɛər i ə /

noun

an ancient district in SW Asia Minor.

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Caria
/ (ˈkɛərɪə) /

noun

an ancient region of SW Asia Minor, on the Aegean Sea: chief cities were Halicarnassus and Cnidus: corresponds to the present-day Turkish districts of S Aydin and W Muğla
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