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Qa·tar(kä′tər, KHŭt′ər, kə-tär′)
A country of eastern Arabia on a peninsula in the southwest Persian Gulf. A traditional monarchy, it was a British protectorate from 1916 until 1971, when it became independent. Oil was first produced commercially in 1949, and its production still dominates Qatar's economy. Doha is the capital and the largest city.
Qa·tar′i adj. & n.
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1. (Placename) of or relating to Qatar or its inhabitants
2. (Peoples) of or relating to Qatar or its inhabitants
(Peoples) a native or inhabitant of Qatar
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|Noun||1.||Qatari - a native or inhabitant of Qatar|
Katar, Qatar, State of Katar, State of Qatar - an Arab country on the peninsula of Qatar; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1971; the economy is dominated by oil
|Adj.||1.||Qatari - of or concerning Qatar or its inhabitants; "the Qatari ruling family"; "Qatari oil wells"|
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