- a city in N Turkey, in Asia.
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A great deal of tobacco is grown in the coast districts, more particularly near Samsun.
They said if this failed they would then go east towards Samsun, a distance of fully 100 miles across rough mountainous country.
We replied we were going in the opposite direction, and wanted a boat with which to reach Samsun.
Sweet told him we were Germans bound for Samsun, the next port along the coast.
- a port in N Turkey, on the Black Sea. Pop: 395 000 (2005 est)Ancient name: Amisus (əmiːsəs)
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