Hadhramaut

or Ha·dra·maut

[hah-drah-mawt]
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noun

a region along the S coast of the Arabian peninsula, in the People's Democratic Republic of Yemen.

Related formsHa·dhra·mau·tian [hah-druh-maw-shuh n] /ˌhɑ drəˈmɔ ʃən/, adjective, noun
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  • There'd be seagulls feasting over that area, and there'd be vague tales about the happening in the bazaars of Hadhramaut.

    Space Tug

    Murray Leinster


British Dictionary definitions for hadhramaut

Hadhramaut

Hadramaut

noun

a plateau region of the S Arabian Peninsula, in SE Yemen on the Indian Ocean; formerly in South Yemen: corresponds roughly to the former East Aden Protectorate. Area: about 151 500 sq km (58 500 sq miles)
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