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Pashto

[ puhsh-toh ]
/ ˈpʌʃ toʊ /
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noun
an Indo-European, Iranian language that is the official language of Afghanistan and the chief vernacular of the eastern part of the nation.
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Also Pushtu, Pushto.
Also called Afghan, afghani.
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British Dictionary definitions for Pashto

Pashto

Pushto Pushtu

/ (ˈpʌʃtəʊ) /

noun
a language of Afghanistan and NW Pakistan, belonging to the East Iranian branch of the Indo-European family: since 1936 the official language of Afghanistan
plural -to, -tos, -tu or -tus a speaker of the Pashto language; a Pathan
adjective
denoting or relating to this language or a speaker of it
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