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See Muscat.


(ˈmʌskət; -kæt)
(Placename) a transliteration of the Arabic name for Muscat


(ˈmʌs kət, -kæt)

1. a variety of grape having a pronounced sweet aroma and flavor, used for making wine and raisins.
2. the vine bearing this fruit.
[1570–80; short for muscat wine or grape < Middle French muscat musky < Old Provençal, =musc (< Late Latin muscus musk) + -at -ate1]


or Mas•qat


the capital of Oman. 250,000.
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Noun1.Masqat - a port on the Gulf of Oman and capital of the sultanate of OmanMasqat - a port on the Gulf of Oman and capital of the sultanate of Oman
Muscat and Oman, Oman, Sultanate of Oman - a strategically located monarchy on the southern and eastern coasts of the Arabian Peninsula; the economy is dominated by oil
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Riyadh, Jumada I 16, 1439, Feb 2, 2018, SPA -- Asian Football Confederation approved in the Omani capital Masqat today, neutral lieu to host Saudi teams matches against their Iranian counterparts, among the tournaments of the Asian Champions' Cup.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Arab media sources disclosed that the UAE and Saudi Arabia have been working on plots to change the regime in Masqat through riots after Oman's impartial position during the recent crises in Qatar and Yemen and due to its good ties with Iran.
Masqat, SANA -- Syrian and Omani technical teams will start to establish a joint services company in Syria to provide oil services to the companies operating in the gas and oil fields, and the rehabilitation and reconstruction of damaged oil facilities.
4 lakh from two citizens Abdul Majeed and Asghar of the same locality for sending them to Masqat but he neither sent them abroad nor returned the money.
Valiollah Seif, the CBI governor led a banking delegation in a visit to Masqat to pursue the previous arrangements between the two central banks.
The countries where federal ombudsman secretariat will start listening complaints will include Saudi Arab, Italy, Masqat, UAE, UK, Korea.
Masqat est la troisieme et derniere escale de la visite de Lamamra dans les pays du Golfe apres l'Arabie saoudite et les Emirats arabes unis.
The brother of Hanif named Sohail aka Sunny has already escaped to Masqat, the accused informed law enforcement agencies, who told that brother of suspect was also involved in killing of dozens of people.
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Many wadis were runoff in the Governorate of A'Dakhiliyah, including Al Khadra, Al Masalah, Al Hajri, Masqat, Dama, Maqwa and Al Memsi.
On Sunday, a senior Iranian official in oil ministry said that Tehran and Masqat will explore new ways to enhance mutual cooperation between the two countries' oil ministries.
Meanwhile, Minister of Finance and National Economy has appreciated the financial support provided by Masqat Stock Exchange to the Khartoum Stock Exchange by providing a complete electronic exchange program.