[al-tahy; Russian uhl-tahy]
- a territory of the Russian Federation in central Asia. 101,000 sq. mi. (261,700 sq. km). Capital: Barnaul.
- a member of a grouping of peoples living mainly in the Gorno-Altai Autonomous Region of the Russian Federation.
- the Turkic language of the Altai.
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There is much to attract and impress in the scenery of the lakes of the Altai.
Altai, August 5, to Santiago, 96 cases delicacies and clothing.The Red Cross in Peace and War