Definition of Katar

1. Noun. An Arab country on the peninsula of Qatar; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1971; the economy is dominated by oil.

2. Noun. A peninsula extending northward from the Arabian mainland into the Persian Gulf.
Exact synonyms: Katar Peninsula, Qatar, Qatar Peninsula
Group relationships: Arabia, Arabian Peninsula
Terms within: Qatar, State Of Katar, State Of Qatar
Generic synonyms: Peninsula

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Katar

Kasten's fluorescent Feulgen stain
Kasten's fluorescent PAS stain
Kasten's fluorescent Schiff reagents
Kata Kolok
Kata Tjuta
Katar Peninsula
Katayama's test
Katayama disease
Katayama fever
Katayama syndrome
Kate Chopin
Kate O'Flaherty Chopin
Kate Smith

Literary usage of Katar

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1. A Description of Indian and Oriental Armour: Illustrated from the Collection by Wilbraham Egerton Egerton (1896)
"Two DAGGERS ; " katar ;" one concealed within the other. The larger blade is hollow and acts as a sheath to the smaller one, the side- guards of which are ..."

2. An Illustrated Handbook of Indian Arms: Being a Classified and Descriptive by Indian Museum, Wilbraham Egerton Egerton (1880)
"DAGGER ; "katar;" blade chiselled in low relief, with representation of a tiger hunt. ... katar." Blade figured in relief pursuing a foot soldier. ..."

3. The Geographical Journal by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain) (1900)
"... (23) Forest-clad hills near katar, with Persian mountains in distance; ... (27) Usine de katar; (28) f'iew from the Usine de katar, showing snow ..."

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