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Afghan

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Noun

1. afghan

a blanket knitted or crocheted in strips or squares; sometimes used as a shawl

2. afghan, afghanistani

a native or inhabitant of Afghanistan

3. afghan, afghani, pashto, pashtu, paxto

an Iranian language spoken in Afghanistan and Pakistan; the official language of Afghanistan

4. afghan, sheepskin coat

a coat made of sheepskin

5. afghan, afghan hound

tall graceful breed of hound with a long silky coat; native to the Near East

Adjective

6. afghan, afghani, afghanistani

of or relating to or characteristic of Afghanistan or its people

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Afghan

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noun
1. 
a knitted or crocheted wool blanket or shawl, esp one with a geometric pattern
2. 
a sheepskin coat, often embroidered and having long fur trimming around the edges
noun
1. 
a native, citizen, or inhabitant of Afghanistan
2.  another name for Pashto
3. history
an Indian camel driver employed in the outback of Australia
adjective
4. 
denoting or relating to Afghanistan, its people, or their language

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Afghan

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noun
1. 
a person born or living in Afghanistan
2.  Obsolete
Pashto
3. 
any of a breed of swift hunting hound, originally from the Near East, with silky hair and a long, narrow head
4.  [a-]
a soft blanket or shawl, crocheted or knitted, esp. in a geometric design
adjective
5. 
of Afghanistan, its people, or their language or culture

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


Afghan

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adj.
Of or relating to Afghanistan or its people or culture.
n.
1.
a. A native or inhabitant of Afghanistan; an Afghani.
b. A person of Afghan ancestry.
2. afghan
a. A knitted or crocheted coverlet or blanket, especially one with colorful geometric designs.
b. A rug having a colorful geometric design.
3. An Afghan hound.

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