Definition of Pakistan
country S Asia originally comprising an E division & a W division; a dominion 1947–56, an Islamic republic since 1956, & a member of the Commonwealth of Nations 1956–72; formed from parts of former British India; ∗ Islamabad area 307,373 square miles (796,096 square kilometers), pop 153,047,500 — see east pakistan, west pakistan
Pakistaniplay \ˌpa-ki-ˈsta-nē, ˌpä-ki-ˈstä-\ adjective or noun
PAKISTAN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of Pakistan for English Language Learners
: country in Asia
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