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 (kə-ro͞on′, kä-)
A river of western Iran flowing about 725 km (450 mi) west and south into the Shatt al Arab on the Iraq border.


(kəˈrun, kɑ-)

a river in SW Iran, flowing SW to the Shatt-al-Arab. ab. 515 mi. (830 km) long.
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Karun Nair has been named the skipper of the Rest of India squad while they have also got promising players like Prithvi Shaw and Mayank Agarwal in their ranks.
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antargat vividh yojanache nakase tayar karun avashyk te nakashyanna nagr rachna karyalayachi manjuriaanane v nakasha pramane andajpatrak tayar karun tyas tantrik manjuri aanane(tantrik tapasani fee n.
Zakoota is still remembered for his dialogue, 'Mujhe kaam batao, mein kya karun, mein kisko khaon?
Bodlik, Ghazal Bahana Karun, and Aye Ishq-e-Junoon.
5 crore only to dump the youngster the next season, or handing the captaincy to an woefully out- of- form Karun Nair in veteran Zaheer Khan's absence, their decisions more often than not evince bewilderment.
MSOGPC - a subsidiary of the National Iranian South Oilfields Company (NISOC) - operates in several oil and gas fields in Khuzestan Province, such as Karun, Palangan and Lab Sefid.
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The Daredevils edged past Hyderabad to keep their playoff hopes alive and Karun Nair, whose unbeaten 83 followed a measured 41 against Pune, is a tempting 5-1 to top-score.
Fan favourite Murray Walker returns along with Steve Jones, Mark Webber, Alain Prost, Susie Wolff and Karun Chandhok.
Four-time world champion Alain Prost, Bruno Senna, the nephew of Ayrton Senna, former driver Karun Chandhok and Susie Wolff, the first female driver to compete at a grand prix weekend in more than two decades, also help to make up the 12-strong presenting team and veteran Murray Walker will also contribute.