Persian Gulf States
geographical name Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, & United Arab Emirates

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Persian Gulf States — group of Arab sheikdoms along the Persian Gulf: Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, & United Arab Emirates * * * …   Universalium

  • Persian Gulf States — group of Arab sheikdoms along the Persian Gulf: Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, & United Arab Emirates …   English World dictionary

  • Persian Gulf States — Per′sian Gulf′ States n. pl. geg Gulf States 2) …   From formal English to slang

  • Persian Gulf States. — See Gulf States (def. 2). * * * …   Universalium

  • Persian Gulf States. — See Gulf States (def. 2) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Persian Gulf States — Bahrain, Qatar, and the United Arab Emirates …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Gulf States — Gulf′ States n. pl. 1) geg the states of the U.S. bordering on the Gulf of Mexico: Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, and Texas 2) geg Also called Persian Gulf States the oil producing countries on or near the Persian Gulf: Bahrain, Iran,… …   From formal English to slang

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  • Persian Gulf naming dispute — Map of the Persian Gulf The name of the body of water separating the Arabian Peninsula from the Iranian plateau, historically and internationally known as the Persian Gulf after the land of Persia (Iran), has been disputed by some Arab countries… …   Wikipedia

  • Persian Gulf Residency — The British residency of the Persian Gulf was an official colonial subdivision (i.e., residency) of the British Empire from 1763 until 1971, whereby the United Kingdom maintained varying degrees of political and economic control over several… …   Wikipedia

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