Tadzhikistan

[ tuh-jik-uh-stan, -stahn, -jee-kuh-, tah-; Russian tuh-ji-kyi-stahn ]
/ təˈdʒɪk əˌstæn, -ˌstɑn, -ˈdʒi kə-, tɑ-; Russian tə dʒɪ kyɪˈstɑn /

noun

a republic in central Asia, N of Afghanistan. 55,240 sq. mi. (143,600 sq. km). Capital: Dushanbe.
Formerly Tadzhik Soviet Socialist Republic.
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British Dictionary definitions for tadzhikistan

Tadzhikistan

Tadjikistan

/ (tɑːˌdʒɪkɪˈstɑːn, -stæn) /

noun

variant spellings of Tajikistan

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