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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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A released lawyer Menderes Hyrcyner thanked the head of Manisa Bar Arslan, lawyers and the colleagues, who follow the process since the beginning, and said they are glad to see here our supporters and lovers.
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Defendants Memmet Kilic, 25, of Russell Road, and Menderes Karakaya, 21, of Sandringham Avenue - both Rhyl - are charged with raping the woman, who is from the Prestatyn area, on the beach in the early hours of August 13.
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ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- The prime minister during the May 27, 1960 coup d'etat, Adnan Menderes -- who was hanged by the junta along with two of his ministers after the military intervention -- has been commemorated by family members, politicians, witnesses to the coup period and thousands of people condemning the military intervention into politics.