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Islam

view main entry for Islam noun  /ˈɪzˌlɑm/ /ˈɪslɑm/
British English pronunciation: Islam
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British English pronunciation: Islam
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Islamic

  /ɪsˈlɑmɪk/ /ɪzˈlɑmɪk/ adjective
British English pronunciation: Islamic
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British English pronunciation: Islamic
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