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Jhelum

Line breaks: Jhe¦lum
Pronunciation: /ˈdʒiːləm
 
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Definition of Jhelum in English:

A river which rises in the Himalayas and flows through the Vale of Kashmir into Punjab, where it meets the Chenab River. It is one of the five rivers that gave Punjab its name. In ancient times it was called the Hydaspes.

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