A name for an ancient region in modern-day Iraq.
Example: Mesopotamia was renowned for its art.
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- the land between the Tigris and EuphratesFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=Mesopotamia
The land between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, now part of Iraq. The civilizations of Sumer and Babylon flourished here. The Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20688
the land between the Tigris and Euphrates; site of several ancient civilizations; part of what is now known as IraqFound on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=Mesopotamia
narrow, northeast-to-southwest-oriented geographic region of northeastern Argentina, comprising Misiones, Corrientes, and Entre Ríos provincias ... [2 related articles]Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/m/77
Mesopotamia A proper name for the tract between the Tigris and the Euphrates rivers. Sometimes used allusively in the etymological sense for a tract (in the middle) between two rivers.Found on http://www.wordinfo.info/words/index/info/view_unit/1737/
Mesopotamia (mes"uputā'mēu) [Gr.,=between rivers], ancient region of Asia, the territory about the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, included in modern Iraq. The region extends from the Persian Gulf north to the mountains of Armenia and from the Zagros and Kurdish mountains on the eas...Found on http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/history/A0832856.html
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The land between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, now part of Iraq. The civilizations of Sumer and Babylon flourished here. The Sumerian civilization (3500 BC) may have been the earliest urban civilization. Prior to World War I the area was part of the Turkish Empire, but the British drove the Turks...Found on http://www.talktalk.co.uk/reference/encyclopaedia/hutchinson/m0002285.html
Members of the Royal Academy (RA). ...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mesopotamia_(Kastoria),_Greece
Mesopotamia was the name of two distinct Roman provinces, the one a short-lived creation of the Roman Emperor Trajan in 116–117 and the other established by Emperor Septimius Severus in ca. 198, which ranged between the Roman and the Sassanian empires, until the Muslim conquests of the 6th Century. ==Trajan`s province== I...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mesopotamia_(Roman_province)
Mesopotamia (ə, from the Μεσοποταμία `[land] between rivers`; بلاد الرافدين (bilād al-rāfidayn); ܒܝܬ ܢܗܪܝܢ (Beth Nahrain) `land of rivers`) is a name for the area of the Tigris–Euphrates river system, corresponding to modern-day Iraq, Kuwait, the northeastern section of Syria and to a much lesser extent sout...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mesopotamia
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