[ko-kand; Russian kuh-kahnt]
- a city in NE Uzbekistan, SE of Tashkent: formerly the center of a powerful khanate.
Also called Qu·qon [koo-kawn] /kuˈkɔn/.
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He himself is now in prison under authority of the ruler of Kokand.The Diary of a Hunter from the Punjab to the Karakorum Mountains
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- a city in NE Uzbekistan, in the Fergana valley. Pop: 211 000 (2005 est)
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