Nuristan

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geographical name Nu·ri·stan \ˌnu̇r-i-ˈstan, -ˈstän\
variants: or formerly

Kafiristan

\ˌka-fə-ri-ˈstan, -ˈstän\play

Definition of Nuristan

  1. mountainous area of eastern Afghanistan south of the Hindu Kush mountain range


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