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Kabul

( kä'bʊl, kəbul' ), city (1997 est. pop. 1,500,000), capital of Afghanistan and of Kabul prov. and its largest city and economic and cultural center,

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Kalahari Desert

Arid to semi-arid desert area, occupying a plateau and forming most of Botswana and extending into Namibia, Zimbabwe, and South Africa; area about

Kaliningrad

( kəlyē´´nyĭn-grät' ), formerly Königsberg, city (1989 pop. 401,000), capital of Kaliningrad region, an exclave of W European Russia; on the Pregolya

Kalmykia

or Republic of Kalmykia-Khalmg-Tangeh, constituent republic (1990 est. pop. 329,000), c.29,400 sq mi (76,150 sq km), SE European Russia, on the

Kames

A kame is an ice contact glaciofluvial landform. It is composed of sediment deposited by water in contact with glacier ice either at the side of, or

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Kansas

State in central USA, bordered to the south by Oklahoma , to the west by Colorado , to the north by Nebraska , and to the east by Missouri ; area

Kansas City

two adjacent cities of the same name, one (1990 pop. 149,767), seat of Wyandotte co., NE Kansas (inc. 1859), the other (1990 pop. 435,146), Clay,

Karachi

( kərä'chē ), city (1998 pop. 9,269,265), largest city and former capital of Pakistan, SE Pakistan, on the Arabian Sea near the Indus River delta. The

Kara Kum

Sandy desert occupying some 90% of the republic of Turkmenistan; area about 310,800 sq km/120,000 sq mi. The Kara-Kum lies to the east of the Caspian

Karelia

( kərē'lēə ), constituent republic (1990 pop. 800,000), 66,409 sq mi (172,300 sq km), NW European Russia, extending from the Finnish border in the