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Hadhramaut

(ˌhɑːdrəˈmɔːt) or

Hadramaut

n
(Placename) a plateau region of the S Arabian Peninsula, in SE Yemen on the Indian Ocean; formerly in South Yemen: corresponds roughly to the former East Aden Protectorate. Area: about 151 500 sq km (58 500 sq miles)
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Ha•dhra•maut

or Ha•dra•maut

(ˌhɑ drəˈmoʊt)

n.
a region on the S coast of Arabia, on the Arabian Sea, in the Republic of Yemen.
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