Obviously erdogan does not understand that the word "genocide" is the killing or extermination of an entire group or people. That is exactly what Turkey attempted to do to its Armenian minority in the the early 20th century. By attempting to deny this fact, Erdogan and Turkey are denying the truth and are doomed to repeat it.
Israeli soldier collapses, dies from heatstroke during visit to Jerusalem's Old City (Haaretz)
from the article: Turkey slams France over Armenian genocide bill