capital of Oman

a port on the Gulf of Oman and capital of the sultanate of Oman
Syn: ↑Muscat, ↑Masqat
Instance Hypernyms: ↑national capital, ↑port
Part Holonyms: ↑Oman, ↑Sultanate of Oman, ↑Muscat and Oman

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