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Obeid

[oh-beyd] /oʊˈbeɪd/
noun
1.

El Obeid

[el oh-beyd] /ˌɛl oʊˈbeɪd/
noun
1.
a city in the central Sudan: Egyptian army defeated by Mahdist forces 1883.
Also, Obeid, Al-Obeid.
Arabic Al-Ubayyid.
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El Obeid

/ɛl əʊˈbeɪd/
noun
1.
a city in the central Sudan, in Kordofan province: scene of the defeat of a British and Egyptian army by the Mahdi (1883). Pop: 423 000 (2005 est)
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