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One entry found for Syria.
Main Entry: Syr·ia
Pronunciation: primarystresssir-emacron-schwa
Function: geographical name
1 ancient region SW Asia bordering on the Mediterranean
2 former French mandate (1920-44) including present Syria & Lebanon
3 country S of Turkey; capital, Damascus
- Syr·i·an /primarystresssir-emacron-schwan/ adjective or noun

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