Pronunciation: (is-ken'du-rOOn"), [key]
1. Formerly, Alexandretta. a seaport in S Turkey, on the Gulf of Iskenderun. 79,291.
2. Gulf of, an inlet of the Mediterranean, off the S coast of Turkey. 45 mi. (72 km) long; 28 mi. (45 km) wide.
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