Trabzon[trab zän′, trab′zän′]
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Trebizond (Turk. seaport)
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A city of northeast Turkey on the Black Sea. Founded by Greek colonists in the eighth century B.C., the city was part of the Roman, Byzantine, Trebizond, and Ottoman empires. Population: 214,000.