Pronunciation: (treb'u-zond"), [key]
1. a medieval empire in NE Asia Minor 1204–1461.
2. Official name, Trabzon. a seaport in NE Turkey, on the Black Sea: an ancient Greek colony; capital of the medieval empire of Trebizond. 80,795.
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