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Ta'if

Syllabification: Ta·'if
Pronunciation: /ˌtäˈif
 
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Definition of Ta'if in English:

A city in western Saudi Arabia, southeast of Mecca, in the Asir Mountains; population 521,300 (est. 2004). It is the unofficial seat of government of Saudi Arabia during the summer.

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