Turko

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Turko One of a body of native Algerian tirailleurs in the French army, dressed as a Turk.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n turko See Turco.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. turco,

Usage

In literature:

But in the strip of forest French and Turko bodies are still thicker.
"What Germany Thinks" by Thomas F. A. Smith
The Turko-Tartar race amount in number to 3,000,000.
"Russia" by Various
Then, early in the sixteenth century, the great Turko-Mongol leader Baber entered India and founded the "Mogul" Empire.
"The New World of Islam" by Lothrop Stoddard
Province formed part of another group which he called Turko-Iranian.
"The Panjab, North-West Frontier Province, and Kashmir" by Sir James McCrone Douie
Die primitive Cultur des turko-tatarischen Volkes (Leipzig, 1879).
"Introduction to the History of Religions" by Crawford Howell Toy
No roads worthy of that name, parallel to the Turko-Persian frontier, existed.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume V (of 8)"
Some were predominantly either Latin, Greek, or Turko-Arabic.
"Area Handbook for Albania" by Eugene K. Keefe
Including a history of the Turko-Russian war of 1877-78, from the best authorities, by the editor.
"Select List of Books ... Relating to the Far East" by Appleton Prentiss Clark Griffin
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In news:

KUSI News' Michael Turko said he did not send an email to Ramona Municipal Water District stating he was investigating the district's fire mitigation fees.
The scarecrows are to be dressed in a manner which would identify their respective business, Turko said.
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In science:

Turko, Nu Xu and members of ALICE Collaboration. K.R. received partial support of the Polish Ministry of National Education (MEN).
Net-proton probability distribution in heavy ion collisions
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