Definition of Helmand in English:


Syllabification: Hel·mand
Pronunciation: /ˈhelmənd
  • 1The longest river in Afghanistan. Rising in the Hindu Kush, it flows southwest for 700 miles (1,125 km) before emptying into marshland near the Iran-Afghanistan frontier.
  • 1.1A province in SW Afghanistan.

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Pronunciation: ˌkələrəˈto͝orə
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody