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dardanelles


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  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Dardanelles 
  n  1:  the  strait  between  the  Aegean  and  the  Sea  of  Marmara  that 
  separates  European  from  Asian  Turkey  [syn:  {Dardanelles}, 
  {Hellespont}] 
  2:  the  unsuccessful  campaign  in  World  War  I  (1915)  by  the 
  English  and  French  to  open  a  passage  for  aid  to  Russia; 
  defeated  by  the  Turks  [syn:  {Dardanelles},  {Dardanelles 
  campaign}] 




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