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Turkish translation of “marathon”


noun [C]
RACE B2 a race in which people run for about 26 miles/42 km
maraton; 42 km. süren koşu yarışı
the London marathon a marathon runnerAthletics
LONG EVENT a very long event
çok uzun süren ve yorucu eylem; uzun soluklu eylem
a dance marathonLong periods of time
(Definition of marathon from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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