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[kuh-val-uh; Greek kah-vah-lah]
  1. a seaport in E Greece.
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Historical Examples of kavalla

  • But, as he pointed out, if he sent his army to the Dardanelles, he left Kavalla at the mercy of his enemy.

    With the French in France and Salonika

    Richard Harding Davis

British Dictionary definitions for kavalla


  1. a port in E Greece, in Macedonia East and Thrace region on the Bay of Kaválla an important Macedonian fortress of the Byzantine empire; ceded to Greece by Turkey after the Balkan War (1912–13). Pop (municipality): 63 572 (2001)Ancient name: Neapolis
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