West Pakistan

West Pakistan
a former province of British Pakistan, separated from East Pakistan (now Bangladesh) by N India: declared independence as Republic of Pakistan 1956.

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • West Pakistan — geographical name the former W division of Pakistan, now coextensive with Pakistan …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Pakistan Army — Founded 14 August 1947 Country …   Wikipedia

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