Caria definition by Webster's New World
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ancient region in SW Asia Minor: fl. 4th-2d cent.
Caria definition by American Heritage Dictionary
An ancient region of southwest Asia Minor with a coastline on the Aegean Sea. It was settled by Dorian and Ionian colonists and conquered by Alexander the Great in 334 B.C.