capital of Afghanistan, in the NE part: pop. 1,424,000
See Kabul in American Heritage Dictionary 4
The capital and largest city of Afghanistan, in the eastern part of the country near the border with Pakistan on the Kabul River, about 483 km (300 mi) long. Strategically located and more than 3,000 years old, the city became the capital of Afghanistan in the 1700s. Population: 2,540,000.