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[oo r-mee-uh]
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  1. Lake, a salt lake in NW Iran. About 2000 sq. mi. (5180 sq. km).
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Also called Lake Urumiyeh.
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Orumiyeh (Persian ɒˈruːmiːjə)

  1. Lake Urmia a shallow lake in NW Iran, at an altitude of 1300 m (4250 ft): the largest lake in Iran, varying in area from 4000–6000 sq km (1500–2300 sq miles) between autumn and spring
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