[[t]ˌɑ bəˈdɑn, ˌæb ə-[/t]] n.
geg a city in SW Iran, on the Shatt-al-Arab: oil refineries. 306,000

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  • Abadan — /ah beuh dahn , ab euh /, n. a city in SW Iran, on the Shatt al Arab: oil refineries. 306,000. * * * ▪ Iran Arabic  ʿAbbādān        city, extreme southwestern Iran. The city is situated in Khūzestān, part of the oil producing region of Iran.… …   Universalium

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