Mashhad (Persian: مشهد ; listen ) is the second most populous city in Iran and capital of Razavi Khorasan Province. It is located in the northeast of the country, close to the borders of Turkmenistan and Afghanistan. Its population is 3,131,586 . It was a major oasis along the ancient Silk Road connecting with Merv in the East.
The city is most famous and revered for housing the tomb of Imam Reza, the eighth Shia Imam.
Word: mesh Pronunciation of meshed: 'meshFunction of meshed: nounOrigin of meshed:
- (a.) Mashed; brewed.
- (imp. & p. p.) of Mesh
Middle English, probably from Middle Dutch maesche;
akin to Old High German masca
mesh, Lithuanian mazgos
: one of the openings between the threads or cords of a net; also
: one of the similar spaces in a network -- often used to designate screen size as the number of openings per linear inch2 a
: the fabric of a net b
: a woven, knit, or knotted material of open texture with evenly spaced holes c
: an arrangement of interlocking metal links used especially for jewelry3 a
: a weblike pattern or construction b : WEB, SNARE
-- usually used in plural4
: working contact (as of the teeth of gears) <in mesh
Synonyms of meshedEngaged
meshed imp. & p. p. of Mesh
meshed a. Mashed; brewed.