[doo r-uh s; Albanian door-ruh s] /ˈdʊər əs; Albanian ˈdur rəs/

a seaport in W Albania, on the Adriatic: important ancient city.
a port in W Albania, on the Adriatic. Pop: 114 000 (2003 est) Italian name Duraz Ancient names Epidamnus (ˌɛpɪˈdæmnəs), Dyrrachium (dəˈreɪkɪəm)


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