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  1. I·raq
    IPA[iˈräk]
    • 1. a country in the Middle East, with an outlet on the Persian Gulf; population 36,400,000 (estimated 2015); capital, Baghdad; official language, Arabic.

    • a country in the Middle East, on the Persian Gulf; population 36,400,000 (estimated 2015); official language, Arabic; capital, Baghdad.
    • the war of 1980–88 between Iran and Iraq in the general area of the Persian Gulf. It ended inconclusively after great hardship and loss of life on both sides.
    • the war of 1980–8 between Iran and Iraq in the general area of the Persian Gulf. It ended inconclusively after great hardship and loss of life on both sides.
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