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Iraq

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geographical name \i-ˈräk, -ˈrak\

Simple Definition of Iraq

  • : country in Asia

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of Iraq

  1. country SW Asia in Mesopotamia; a republic since 1958, formerly a kingdom ∗ Baghdad area 168,927 square miles (437,521 square kilometers), pop 31,500,000

Iraqi

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