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Karbala

[kahr-buh-luh]
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  1. Kerbela.
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Karbala

Kerbela

noun
  1. a town in central Iraq: the chief holy city of Iraq and centre of Shiah Muslim pilgrimage; burial place of Mohammed's grandson Husain. Pop: 460 000 (2005 est)
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