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 (wə-zîr′ĭ-stăn′, -stän′)
A mountainous region of northwest Pakistan on the Afghanistan border, divided into North Waziristan and South Waziristan. The region became part of Pakistan in 1947.
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(Placename) a mountainous region of N Pakistan, on the border with Afghanistan
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(wəˌzɪər əˈstɑn, -ˈstæn)

a mountainous region in NW Pakistan, on the Afghanistan border.
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