Shatt al Arab

geographical name Shatt al Ar·ab \ˌshat-al-ˈa-rəb\

Definition of Shatt al Arab

  1. river 120 miles (193 kilometers) long in southeastern Iraq formed by the Tigris and the Euphrates rivers and flowing southeast into the Persian Gulf

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