(in Islamic countries) the call to prayer proclaimed five times a day by the muezzin.

1850–55; < Arabic adhān invitation. See muezzin Unabridged
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azan (ɑːˈzɑːn)
Islam the call to prayer five times a day, usually by a muezzin from a minaret
[from Arabic adhān, from adhina to proclaim, invite; see muezzin]

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