- a city in E Saudi Arabia: oil center.
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Examples from the Web for dhahran
The Khobar Towers are located close to Aramco headquarters in Dhahran.In Saudi Arabia and Israel, Signals That Iran Has Retaliation in Works
October 26, 2012
It was 1996, and the U.S. Air Force barracks had just been bombed in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.CBS' Bob Simon Remembers Don Hewitt
August 19, 2009
- a town in E Saudi Arabia: site of the original discovery of oil in the country (1938)