Bactria

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geographical name Bac·tria \ˈbak-trē-ə\

Definition of Bactria

  1. ancient country of southwestern Asia between the Hindu Kush and the Oxus River; capital Bactra — see balkh

Bactrian

play \ˈbak-trē-ən\ adj or noun

BACTRIA Defined for English Language Learners

Bactria

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geographical name Bac·tria \ˈbak-trē-ə\

Definition of Bactria for English Language Learners

  • : country in ancient western Asia


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