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Line breaks: Kan¦da|har
Pronunciation: /ˌkandəˈhɑː

Definition of Kandahar in English:

A city in southern Afghanistan; population 324,800 (est. 2006). From 1748 it was Afghanistan’s first capital after independence, until being replaced by Kabul in 1773.

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