Definition of Azad Kashmir in English:

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Azad Kashmir

Pronunciation: /ˌɑːzad kaʃˈmɪə/
An autonomous state in NE Pakistan, formerly part of Kashmir; administrative centre, Muzzafarabad. It was established in 1949 after Kashmir was split as a result of the partition of India.

Origin

From Urdu, literally 'Free Kashmir'.

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