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capital of Iran

Definition:

the capital and largest city of Iran; located in northern Iran

Class:

location noun (spatial position)

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

Definition references  (+images)

Wikipedia:

Tehran
(Coordinates: 35.69611°N 51.42306°E)

the capital of Iran and Tehran Province. With a population of about 8,300,000 and about 14 million metropolitan area, it's Iran's largest city and urban area, and one of the largest cities in Central Asia, Western Asia and Southern Asia. In the 20th... (43 of 9566 words, pronunciation, 44 images)

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Britannica Encyclopedia:

Tehrān [Iran] | Teheran

the capital city of Iran and the centre of the province of Tehrān, located in north-central Iran at the foot of the Elburz mountain range. Since its ... (27 of 827 words, 15 images)

www​.britannica​.com​/E​Bchecked​/topic​/585619​/Tehran

Collins Dictionary:

Teheran | Tehran

Same as "Tehran" | the capital of Iran, at the foot of the Elburz Mountains: built on the site of the ancient capital Ray, destroyed by Mongols in ... (27 of 378 words, 2 definitions, 7 usage examples, pronunciations)

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/teheran

Columbia Encyclopedia:

Tehran | Teheran

city (1991 population: 6,475,527), capital of Iran and Tehran prov., northern Iran, near Mt. Damavand. It's Iran's largest city and its ... (21 of 372 words, pronunciation)

www​.infoplease​.com​/ce​6​/world​/A​0848055​.html

Oxford Dictionary:

Tehran | Teheran

the capital of Iran, situated in the foothills of the Elburz Mountains; population 7,088,287 (2006). It replaced Isfahan as capital of Persia in 1788 (24 of 43 words, pronunciation)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/Tehran

Random House Dictionary:

Teheran | Tehran

a city in and the capital of Iran, in the northern part: wartime conference of Roosevelt, Churchill, and Stalin 1943. Population: 3,150,000. (22 of 32 words, pronunciation)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/teheran

New World Dictionary:

Tehran | Teheran

capital of Iran, in the north-central part: population 7,158,000 (9 of 23 words, pronunciations)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/tehran

Wiktionary:

Tehran | Teheran

The capital city of Iran. (5 of 15 words, pronunciation)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/Tehran

American Heritage Dictionary:

Tehran

The capital and largest city of Iran, in the north-central part of the country south of the Caspian Sea. A commercial and industrial center, it became ... (26 of 52 words, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/tehran

Merriam-Webster:

Tehran

city * of Iran at foot of southern slope of Elburz Mountains population 6,042,584 (14 of 22 words, pronunciation)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/tehran

Encarta Dictionary:

Tehran | Tehrān

Tehrān capital of Iran, in the northern part of the country. Population: 6,758,845 (2006). (14 of 29 words, pronunciations)

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