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Mahabad

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Pronunciation: /ˌmɑːhəˈbad
 
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Definition of Mahabad in English:

A city in NW Iran, near the Iraqi border, with a chiefly Kurdish population; population 135,780 (2006). Between 1941 and 1946 it was the centre of a Soviet-supported Kurdish republic.

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