Meaning of “Ramadan” in the English Dictionary

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"Ramadan" in British English

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Ramadannoun [ U ]

uk /ˈræm.ə.dæn/ us /ˌræm.əˈdɑːn/

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  • When it is the month of Ramadan, Muslim people do not eat or drink in the day. 

(Definition of “Ramadan” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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Ramadannoun [ C ]

us /ˈrɑ·məˌdɑn, ˈræm·ə-/

the ninth month in the Islamic year, during which Muslims take no food or drink during the day from the time the sun appears in the morning until it can no longer be seen in the evening

(Definition of “Ramadan” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)