from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of southwest Iran on Abadan Island in the delta of the Shatt al Arab at the head of the Persian Gulf. The city's oil installations were heavily damaged in 1980 during the war with Iraq. Population: 220,000.
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- proper n. A port city in southwestern Iran.
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- n. a port city in southwestern Iran
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