Kermanshah(redirected from Kermanshah, Iran)
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a city in western Iran; administrative center of the ostan (province) of Kermanshah.
Population, 190,000 (1971).
A highway links Kermanshah with Tehran. The city is a commercial and transport center. It has an oil refinery, oil being supplied by pipeline from the Naft-i-Shah oil field. Other leading branches of the local economy include the sugar and textile industries and carpet weaving.