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Qatar

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Pronunciation: /kaˈtɑː
 
, ˈkʌtə
 
/

Definition of Qatar in English:

A sheikhdom occupying a peninsula on the west coast of the Persian Gulf; population 833,300 (est. 2009); official language, Arabic; capital, Doha. The country was a British protectorate from 1916 until 1971, when it became a sovereign independent state. Oil is the chief source of revenue.

Derivatives

Qatari

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adjective& noun
Example sentences
  • The Qataris, for example, were supposedly making such a proposal.
  • For example, Qataris now can get a medical degree from Cornell medical school based in Doha, which is the capital of Qatar.
  • And I am fully confident that we have the support of not all the Qataris, but the majority of Qataris for this.

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