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Nakhichevan

[nuh-kee-chuh-vahn; Russian nuh-khyi-chyi-vahn] /nəˌki tʃəˈvɑn; Russian nə xyɪ tʃyɪˈvɑn/
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Also called Nakhichevan City. a city in and the capital of Naxçivan.

Naxçivan

[nahkh-chi-vahn; Russian nahkh-chyi-vahn] /ˌnɑx tʃɪˈvɑn; Russian ˌnɑx tʃyɪˈvɑn/
noun
1.
an autonomous republic, an exclave of Azerbaijan, bordering Armenia, Turkey, and Iran. 2124 sq. mi. (5500 sq. km).
Capital: Nakhichevan.
Also, Nakhichevan (2).
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Nakhichevan

/Russian nəxitʃɪˈvanj/
noun
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a city in W Azerbaijan, capital of the Nakhichevan Autonomous Republic: an ancient trading town; ceded to Russia in 1828. Pop: 66 800 (1994) Ancient name Naxuana (ˌnækˈswɑːnə)
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