Balkhash

[ bal-kash, bahl-kahsh; Russian buhl-khahsh ]
/ bælˈkæʃ, bɑlˈkɑʃ; Russian bʌlˈxɑʃ /

noun

a salt lake in SE Kazakhstan. About 7115 sq. mi. (18,430 sq. km).

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British Dictionary definitions for balkhash

Balkhash

/ (Russian balˈxaʃ) /

noun

Lake Balkhash a salt lake in SE Kazakhstan: fed by the Ili River. Area: about 18 000 sq km (7000 sq miles)
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