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Menderes

(mĕndĕrĕs`), name of several rivers in Turkey. The Büyük Menderes is the ancient MaeanderMaeander
, ancient name of the Büyük Menderes River, c.250 mi (400 km) long, W Turkey. It rises in three branches W of Afyonkarahisar and flows generally W into the Aegean Sea. Its valley is extremely fertile. Its winding and wandering course gave rise to the word meander.
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; the Küçük Menderes is the ancient ScamanderScamander
, ancient name of the Küçük Menderes River, c.60 mi (95 km) long, NW Turkey. It flows W and NW from the Kaz Daği through the Troas into the Mediterranean Sea. It is frequently mentioned in the Iliad.
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Menderes

1. a river in SW Turkey flowing southwest, then west to the Aegean. Length: about 386 km (240 miles)
2. a river in NW Turkey flowing west and northwest to the Dardanelles. Length: 104 km (65 miles)
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2) Departments of Pediatrics and Neonatology, Adnan Menderes University Faculty of Medicine, Aydin, Turkey
Gerec: ve Yontemler: Adnan Menderes Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Cocuk Hematoloji Anabilim Dali ve Aydin Ataturk Devlet Hastanesi'nde 1 Eylul 2006 ve 30 Eylul 2007 tarihleri arasinda izlenen ve enfeksiyon, enflamasyon, hepatit ve karacigeryetmezligi olmayan 34 TM, 10 Ti'li hastada ve 40 saglikli kontrol grubunda serum prohepsidin ve serum ferritin duzeyine bakildi.
Erdoy-an's over-reaching, harsh response to the failed coup stems from the fact that Menderes was ousted from office in a military coup in 1960 and executed a year later.
Justice and Development Party (AK Party) ystanbul Office and Federation of Adnan Menderes Association held a ceremony upon graves of Menderes, Foreign Minister Fatih RE-E-tE- Zorlu and Finance Minister Hasan Polatkan on 56th anniversary of their execution.
In fact, the Menderes phenomenon and the May 27 coup retain their topicality even in the 2010s, having been evaluated and discussed from two different viewpoints from two different political poles over half a century, producing an immense academic and political literature.
EVENTS 1959: Turkish Prime Minister Adnan Menderes survives an air crash near London that killed 12 people.
According to Menderes Kuci, President of the Economic Chamber of Northwest Macedonia, trade does not match the high level of diplomatic and political relations between the two countries.
1959: Turkish leader involved in fatal crash Turkish Prime Minister Adnan Menderes has survived an air crash near London that killed 12 people.
The Cyprus Mail was able to confirm reports in a Turkish Cypriot online news portal yesterday that Chrysemily Psiloyenis-Kenevezou, the wife of Kenevezos, was rejected entry after arriving at Adnan Menderes airport in Izmir on Monday.
While the author devotes his most detailed last chapter, one of his major scholarly contributions and conclusion to the Menderes years, he also provides a much needed and useful synthesis of scholarly works that describe Istanbul's dramatic transformation during the late Ottoman, early Republican, and postwar Democrat Party (Menderes) periods.
One of the facts that need to be additionally reviewed is that the young Albanian women do not register themselves as unemployed," said Menderes Kuci, Chairman of the Chamber of North-West Macedonia.
Department of Internal Medicine, Medical Faculty of Adnan Menderes University, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases, Aydin, Turkey (2.