Pronunciation: (men"de-res'), [key]
1. Ad•nan Pronunciation: (äd'nän), [key] 1899–1961, Turkish political leader: premier 1950–60.
2. Ancient, Maeander, Meander. a river in W Asia Minor, flowing into the Aegean near Samos. 240 mi. (385 km) long.
3. Ancient, Scamander. a river in NW Asia Minor, flowing across the Trojan plain into the Dardanelles. 60 mi. (97 km) long.
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