Eastern Thrace
geographical name — see Thrace

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Eastern Thrace — East′ern Thrace′ n. geg See under Thrace 2) …   From formal English to slang

  • Eastern Thrace. — See under Thrace (def. 2). * * * …   Universalium

  • Eastern Thrace. — See under Thrace (def. 2) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Thrace — ( bg. Тракия, Trakiya or Trakija or Trakia , el. Θράκη, Thráki , tr. Trakya) is a historical and geographic area in southeast Europe. Today the name Thrace designates a region spread over southern Bulgaria (Northern Thrace), northeastern Greece… …   Wikipedia

  • Thrace — /thrays/, n. 1. an ancient region of varying extent in the E part of the Balkan Peninsula: later a Roman province; now in Bulgaria, Turkey, and Greece. 2. a modern region corresponding to the S part of the Roman province: now divided between… …   Universalium

  • Thrace — /θreɪs/ (say thrays) noun 1. an ancient region of varying extent in the eastern part of the Balkan Peninsula, later a Roman province; now in Bulgaria, Turkey, and Greece. 2. a modern region corresponding to the southern part of the Roman… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Thrace — geographical name region SE Europe in Balkan Peninsula N of the Aegean; as ancient country ( Thrace (or Thracia) ), extended to the Danube; modern remnant divided between Greece ( Western Thrace) & Turkey ( Eastern Thrace, constituting Turkey in… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Thrace — [[t]θreɪs[/t]] n. 1) geg an ancient region of varying extent in the E part of the Balkan Peninsula: later a Roman province; now in Bulgaria, Turkey, and Greece 2) geg a modern region corresponding to the S part of the Roman province: now divided… …   From formal English to slang

  • Thrace — noun an ancient country and wine producing region in the east of the Balkan Peninsula to the north of the Aegean Sea; colonized by ancient Greeks; later a Roman province; now divided between Bulgaria and Greece and Turkey • Members of this Region …   Useful english dictionary

  • Eastern Orthodoxy — the faith, practice, membership, and government of the Eastern Orthodox Church. * * * officially Orthodox Catholic Church One of the three major branches of Christianity. Its adherents live mostly in Greece, Russia, the Balkans, Ukraine, and the… …   Universalium

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