Definition of Aphrodisias in English:

Aphrodisias

Line breaks: Aph¦ro|dis¦ias
Pronunciation: /ˌafrəˈdɪsɪəs
 
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An ancient city of western Asia Minor, site of a temple dedicated to Aphrodite. Now in ruins, it is situated 80 km (50 miles) west of Aydin, in modern Turkey.

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