Hindu Kush

geographical name
Hin·​du Kush | \ ˈhin-(ˌ)dü-ˈku̇sh How to pronounce Hindu Kush (audio) , -ˈkəsh \
variants: or ancient Caucasus Indicus \ ˈkȯ-​kə-​səs-​ˈin-​di-​kəs How to pronounce Hindu Kush (audio) \

Definition of Hindu Kush

mountain range in central Asia southwest of the Pamirs on the border of Kashmir and in Afghanistan — see tirich mir

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“Hindu Kush.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Hindu%20Kush. Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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