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English definition of “Fertile Crescent”

Fertile Crescent

noun [C usually sing]  /ˈfɜr·təl ˈkres·ənt/
world history a large, curved piece of land in the Middle East between the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers, important to the growth of human civilization
(Definition of Fertile Crescent from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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