Kashmir

geographical name
Kash·​mir | \ ˈkash-ˌmir, ˈkazh-ˌmir, kash-ˈmir, kazh-ˈmir\

Definition of Kashmir

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 sense 2

Note: Kashmir includes the valley called Vale of Kashmir that is watered by the Jhelum River.

2 — see jammu and kashmir

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