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Noun: the Pamirs
  1. A mountain range in central Asia that is centred in Tajikistan but extends into Kyrgyzstan and Afghanistan and Pakistan and western China
    - Pamir Mountains

Type of: chain, chain of mountains, mountain chain, mountain range, range, range of mountains

Part of: Afghanistan, Cathay [archaic], China, Communist China, Islamic Republic of Pakistan, Islamic State of Afghanistan, Kirghiz, Kirghizia, Kirghizstan, Kirgiz, Kirgizia, Kirgizstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Kyrgyzstan, mainland China, Pakistan, People's Republic of China, PRC, Red China, Republic of Tajikistan, Tadjik, Tadzhik, Tadzhikistan, Tajik, Tajikistan, West Pakistan

Encyclopedia: The Pamirs