Definition of Helmand in English:

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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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Syllabification: Hel·mand

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