Khakass Republic

noun
  1. a constituent republic of S central Russia, formerly in Krasnoyarsk Territory: formed in 1930. Capital: Abakan. Pop: 546 100 (2002). Area: 61 900 sq km (23 855 sq miles)Also called: Russian Khakassia (kəˈkæsɪə, xəˈkasɪjə)
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