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 (kər-män′, kĕr-)
A city of east-central Iran southeast of Tehran. It is famous for its carpets.


(Placename) a city in SE Iran: carpet-making centre. Pop: 546 000 (2005 est)


(kərˈmɑn, kɛr-)

1. a city in SE Iran. 349,626.
2. Kirman.
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8 on the Richter scale jolted the town of Faryab in kerman province, southeastern Iran, on Monday.
Anthony Kerman complained that he had been unfairly summonsed at short notice to give evidence.
by Agence France-PresseThe quake struck at 12:13 pm (0843 GMT) with the epicentre around 50 kilometres (30 miles) north of the provincial capital of Kerman and about 800 kilometres from Tehran.
3, and thus was more than 10 times stronger than the Kerman quake.
0 struck jolted Southeastern Iran near the city of Kerman on Friday, the United States Geological Survey said.
According to the US Geological Survey, the epicenter of the quake was at a depth of 10 km and 58 km northeast of Kerman.
0 struck southeastern Iran near the city of Kerman on Friday, the U.
During the negotiations it was agreed that Finergy fund and construct three solar power plants with a total capacity of 10 MW in the Iranian cities of Kerman, Yazd, and Shiraz.
the appropriate cutoff point for the diagnosis of metabolic syndrome in men and women in Kerman has been determined.
The Sultanate of Oman is funding an "iconic commercial complex", worth millions of dollars, in Kerman, an ancient city southeast of Iran, it has been revealed.
THR has quoted Kerman as saying that Season 3 of "Orange is the New Black" "holds some really amazing stories and twists and turns.