What is the meaning of the word Pakistan?

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Proper noun
  1. Country in South Asia. Official name: Islamic Republic of Pakistan.
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The most notorious states are Saudi Arabia and Pakistan, where death is an acceptable legal remedy.
Albright, however, said he did not think Saudi Arabia would likely try to acquire a weapon from Pakistan.
In June, Pakistan launched an all-out military offensive in the region, ostensibly to evict all the militants from the area.
A senior Iranian official in Pakistan later confirmed the strike took place, declining to elaborate.
In short, Pakistan is an aggrieved state that got the short end of the stick when Partition happened.
Chinese engineers are building highways to link Tibet to the Arabian Sea through Pakistan.

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