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Scamander

(skəmăn`dər), 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 TroasTroas
or the Troad
, region about ancient Troy, on the northwest coast of Asia Minor, in present NW Turkey. Traversed by Mt. Ida (Kaz Daği) and strategically located on the Hellespont (Dardanelles), it was involved in various struggles to control the straits.
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 into the Mediterranean Sea. It is frequently mentioned in the Iliad.
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At the end of the first film, the powerful Dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald (Johnny Depp) was captured by MACUSA (Magical Congress of the United States of America), with the help of Newt Scamander (Eddie Redmayne).
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When Grindelwald escapes MACUSA (Magical Congress of the United States of America) custody, Professor Dumbledore enlists his former student Newt Scamander to help rein in the Dark wizard before he--and his growing gang of followers--take control over all magical (and non-magical) folk for good.
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