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Bagh·dad

or Bag·dad  (băg′dăd′)
The capital and largest city of Iraq, in the center of the country on the Tigris River. Founded in the eighth century, it was heavily damaged by US forces during the Gulf War and the Iraq War.

Baghdad

(bæɡˈdæd) or

Bagdad

n
(Placename) the capital of Iraq, on the River Tigris: capital of the Abbasid Caliphate (762–1258). Pop: 5 910 000 (2005 est)

Bagh•dad

or Bag•dad

(ˈbæg dæd, bəgˈdæd)

n.
the capital of Iraq, in the central part, on the Tigris. 4,648,609.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Baghdad - capital and largest city of IraqBaghdad - capital and largest city of Iraq; located on the Tigris River; "Baghdad is one of the great cities of the Muslim world"
Al-Iraq, Irak, Iraq, Republic of Iraq - a republic in the Middle East in western Asia; the ancient civilization of Mesopotamia was in the area now known as Iraq
Translations
بغداد
Багдад
بغداد
Bagdad
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Baghdad

[ˌbægˈdæd] NBagdad m

Baghdad

[bægˈdæd] nBagdad, Baghdâdbag lady nclocharde f

Baghdad

nBagdad nt

Baghdad

[bægˈdæd] nBagdad f
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Certainly after watching a dozen times or more, Mr Bush junior fervently trying to convince an unbelieving world that Armaggedon is located in the vicinity of Bahgdad, I can come to no other conclusion that it must be a core American value.
Paul Bremer III, then Washington's viceroy in Bahgdad, disbanded the Iraqi Army.
In the previous week, Bahgdad again increased gasoline prices as part of obligations to IMF and Paris Club accords on debt relief and new loans, which are nudging Iraq towards capitalism.