or Ismid or ancient Astacus or Nicomedia geographical name city & port NW Turkey in Asia on Gulf of Izmit (E arm of Sea of Marmara) population 256,882

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  • Izmit — /iz mit /, n. a city in NW Turkey, on the E coast of the Sea of Marmara. 141,681. Also, Kocaeli. * * * ▪ Turkey also called  Kocaeli        city, northwestern Turkey. It lies near the head of İzmit Gulf of the Sea of Marmara (Marmara, Sea of).… …   Universalium

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