Mashhad


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Mash·had

 (mə-shăd′, mäsh-häd′) also Me·shed (mĕ-shĕd′)
A city of northeast Iran near the Turkmenistan and Afghanistan borders. It was long an important trade center on caravan routes from Tehran to India.

Mashhad

(mæʃˈhæd) or

Meshed

n
(Placename) a city in NE Iran: an important holy city of Shi'ite Muslims; carpet manufacturing. Pop: 2 147 000 (2005 est)

Mash•had

(mæʃˈhæd)

also Meshed



n.
a city in NE Iran: Muslim shrine. 1,964,489.
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Noun1.Mashhad - the holy city of Shiite MuslimsMashhad - the holy city of Shiite Muslims; located in northeastern Iran
Iran, Islamic Republic of Iran, Persia - a theocratic Islamic republic in the Middle East in western Asia; Iran was the core of the ancient empire that was known as Persia until 1935; rich in oil
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743 million passengers), followed by Mashhad International Airport (63,943 flights and 9 million passengers), Imam Khomeini International Airport(50,003 flights and 7.
The Iranian Students News Agency (ISNA) said the 34-yearold thief, identified only as Ali, underwent the amputation last Wednesday, January 17, at a prison in Mashhad.
Earlier, Aseman Airlines, another private carrier, was planning to launch flights connecting Hyderabad to Mashhad.
Tehran-Mashhad, the most frequented railway line of Iran and one of the few double-track lines of the country, with 926Km of length and 50 stations starts from Tehran, and ends in Mashhad in northeastern of Iran after passing through the major cities of Garmsar, Semnan, Damghan, Shahroud, and Neishabour.
He said that since the domination of Khomeini and his aides over the regime in Iran, this regime has sought to implement what it called the export of the revolution to neighboring Arab countries, pointing out that mullahs have carried out numerous attacks on a number of neighboring Arab countries, among them the attack on the Saudi embassy in Tehran and its consulate in the Iranian city of Mashhad more than a year ago.
Tehran-Mashhad, the most frequented railway line of Iran and one of the few double-track lines of the country, that has a length of 926Km and 50 stations begins from Tehran, and ends in Mashhad in northeastern of Iran after it passes through the major cities of Garmsar, Semnan, Damghan, Shahroud, and Neishabour.
This study was funded and supported by Mashhad University of Medical Sciences.
I will also visit holy cities of Qom and Mashhad for pilgrimage' he said.
and the epicenter was located in Sefid Sang, 85 km away from the capital city of Mashhad.
Convenience/ availability sampling was performed from patients with the positive HTLV-1 test in Mashhad blood transfusion center who accepted to participate in the study.
MASHHAD: Oman Air is cashing in with its new flight to Mashhad, Iran, a city scheduled to be next year's Capital of Islamic Culture.
Officials celebrate Oman Air's inaugural flight between Muscat and Mashhad.