Definition of Helmand in English:

Helmand

Line breaks: Hel|mand
Pronunciation: /ˈhɛlmənd
 
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  • 1The longest river in Afghanistan. Rising in the Hindu Kush, it flows 1,125 km (700 miles), generally south-west, before emptying into marshland near the Iran-Afghanistan frontier.
  • 1.1A province in SW Afghanistan.

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Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
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elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody