Afghanistan

geographical name
Af·​ghan·​i·​stan | \ af-ˈga-nə-ˌstan How to pronounce Afghanistan (audio) , -ˈgä-nə-ˌstän \

Definition of Afghanistan

landlocked country in western Asia east of Iran; capital Kabul area 251,827 square miles (652,230 square kilometers), population 34,941,000

see also afghan sense 1

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“Afghanistan.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Afghanistan. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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