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Transcaucasia

[trans-kaw-key-zhuh, -shuh] /ˌtræns kɔˈkeɪ ʒə, -ʃə/
noun
1.
a region in SE Europe, S of the Caucasus Mountains, between the Black and Caspian seas: constituted a republic 1922–36 (Transcauca·sian So·cialist Fed·erated So·viet Repub·lic) area now includes the republics of Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Georgia.
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[trans-kaw-key-zhuh n, -shuh n, -kazh-uh n, -kash-] /ˌtræns kɔˈkeɪ ʒən, -ʃən, -ˈkæʒ ən, -ˈkæʃ-/ (Show IPA),
adjective, noun
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Transcaucasia

/ˌtrænskɔːˈkeɪzjə/
noun
1.
a region in central Asia, south of the Caucasus Mountains between the Black and Caspian Seas in Georgia, Armenia, and Azerbaijan: a constituent republic of the Soviet Union from 1918 until 1936
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