Cilician Plains

The Cilician Plains, or Çukurova in Turkish, is a region on the . It is characterized by the pine-clad Taurus Mountains sharply dropping to the pancake-flat, sweltering-hot agricultural land of the exceptionally fertile plains of the Seyhan and Ceyhan Rivers, extending to the sand dunes at the edge of the Mediterranean Sea.

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Arabic:  تشوكوروفا Bulgarian:  Чукурова Hebrew:  מישור צוקורובה Persian:  چوکوروا Polish:  Nizina Cylicyjska Russian:  Чукурова Uzbek:  Chukurova Cilician Basin Cilician Plain Cukurova

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