a mountain pass in SE Asia Minor, connecting Cappadocia and Cilicia.
- Turkish Gü·lek Bo·ǧaz [gy-lekboh-ahz] /güˈlɛk boʊˈɑz/
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How to use Cilician Gates in a sentence
The famous pass called the 'Cilician Gates' was traversed by a high-road through the gorge into Cappadocia.Outspoken Essays | William Ralph Inge
British Dictionary definitions for Cilician Gates
a pass in S Turkey, over the Taurus Mountains: Turkish name: Gülek Bogaz
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