Nagorno-Karabakh

[ nuh-gawr-noh-kahr-uh-bahk; Russian nuh-gawr-nuh-kuh-ruh-bahkh ]
/ nəˈgɔr noʊˌkɑr əˈbɑk; Russian nʌˈgɔr nə kə rʌˈbɑx /

noun

a region in SW Azerbaijan: residents mostly Armenian. 1700 sq. mi. (4400 sq. km).
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  • Consider the civil war in Lebanon from 1975 to 1990 or the conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh during the late 1980s and early 1990s.

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