Abadeh (äbädāˈ) [key], town (1991 pop. 44,967), Fars prov., S central Iran. It is the trade center for a grain- and fruit-growing region. Sesame oil and castor oil are also produced there. Woodcarving and carpet weaving are local crafts.
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