Kashmir

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geographical name Kash·mir \ˈkash-ˌmir, ˈkazh-, kash-ˈ, kazh-ˈ\

Definition of Kashmir

  1. 1 or formerly Cashmere mountainous region of the northern part of the Indian subcontinent west of Tibet and southwest of Xinjiang Uygur — see also kashmiri Kashmir includes the valley called Vale of Kashmir that is watered by the Jhelum River.

  2. 2 — see jammu and kashmir


KASHMIR Defined for English Language Learners

Kashmir

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geographical name Kash·mir \ˈkash-ˌmir, ˈkazh-, kash-ˈ, kazh-ˈ\

Definition of Kashmir for English Language Learners

  • : region in Asia



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