Meaning of Khartoum

Khar•toum

Pronunciation: (kär-tm'), [key]
— n.
  1. a city in and the capital of the Sudan, at the junction of the White and Blue Nile rivers: besieged 1885; retaken by the British 1898. 400,000.
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