Bactra

Bactra

[bak-truh]
noun
ancient name of Balkh.
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Bactria

[bak-tree-uh]
noun
an ancient country in W Asia, between the Oxus River and the Hindu Kush Mountains. Capital: Bactra.

Bactrian, adjective, noun
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Bactria (ˈbæktrɪə)
 
n
an ancient country of SW Asia, between the Hindu Kush mountains and the Oxus River: forms the present Balkh region in N Afghanistan

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