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Kan·da·har

or Qan·da·har  (kŭn′də-här′, kän′-)
A city of southeast Afghanistan near the Pakistani border southwest of Kabul. Perhaps founded by Alexander the Great in the fourth century bc, the city has long been important for its strategic location on the trade routes of central Asia.

Kandahar

(ˌkændəˈhɑː)
n
(Placename) a city in S Afghanistan: an important trading centre, built by Ahmad Shah Durrani (1724–73) as his capital on the site of several former cities. Pop: 436 000 (2005 est)

Kan•da•har

(ˌkʌn dəˈhɑr)

n.
a city in S Afghanistan. 178,409.
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Noun1.Kandahar - a city in southern AfghanistanKandahar - a city in southern Afghanistan; an important trading center
Afghanistan, Islamic State of Afghanistan - a mountainous landlocked country in central Asia; bordered by Iran to the west and Russia to the north and Pakistan to the east and south; "Soviet troops invaded Afghanistan in 1979"
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I followed, however, with many other officers who were in the same situation as myself, and succeeded in reaching Candahar in safety, where I found my regiment, and at once entered upon my new duties.
The march on Thursday along part of the Ormeau Road in South Belfast ended with a commemoration in Candahar Street where the garden was established two months ago.
Owned by: HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Khalifa al-Thani 3rd race: Al Anga (Harry Bentley) 1, Vetlana De Faust 2, Candahar 3, Suwaida 4.
WITH MANY OTHER officers who were in the same situation as myself and succeeded in reaching Candahar in safety, where I found my regiment, and at once entered upon my new duties.
A Catholic man was shot by the UFF last night in a house on Candahar Street, four blocks from mine.