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Transcaucasia

[ trans-kaw-key-zhuh, -shuh ]
/ ˌtræns kɔˈkeɪ ʒə, -ʃə /
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noun
a region in SE Europe, S of the Caucasus Mountains, between the Black and Caspian seas: constituted a republic 1922–36 (TranscaucasianSocialistFederatedSovietRepublic ); area now includes the republics of Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Georgia.
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OTHER WORDS FROM Transcaucasia

Trans·cau·ca·sian [trans-kaw-key-zhuhn, -shuhn, -kazh-uhn, -kash-], /ˌtræns kɔˈkeɪ ʒən, -ʃən, -ˈkæʒ ən, -ˈkæʃ-/, adjective, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for Transcaucasia

Transcaucasia
/ (ˌtrænskɔːˈkeɪzjə) /

noun
a region in central Asia, south of the Caucasus Mountains between the Black and Caspian Seas in Georgia, Armenia, and Azerbaijan: a constituent republic of the Soviet Union from 1918 until 1936
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