Abadan

[ ah-buh-dahn, ab-uh- ]
/ ˌɑ bəˈdɑn, ˌæb ə- /

noun

a city in SW Iran, on the Shatt-al-Arab: oil refineries.

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Abadan
/ (ˌæbəˈdɑːn) /

noun

a port in SW Iran, on an island in the Shatt-al-Arab delta. Pop: 307 000 (2005 est)
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