Bakhtaran


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Bakhtaran

(ˌbæktəˈrɑːn; -ˈræn)
n
(Placename) the former name (1987–1995) of Kermanshah
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Bakh•ta•ran

(ˌbɑx tɑˈrɑn)
n.
a city in W Iran. 665,636. Formerly, Kermanshah.
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