Meaning of Baluchistan


Pronunciation: (bu-l"chu-stän', -stan', bu-l'chu-stan"), [key]
— n.
  1. an arid mountainous region in S Asia, in SE Iran and SW Pakistan, bordering on the Arabian Sea.
  2. a former territory of W British India, now incorporated into Pakistan.
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