Kyrgyzstan

Kyrgyzstan
noun
a landlocked republic in west central Asia bordering on northwestern China; formerly an Asian soviet but became independent in 1991
Syn:
Instance Hypernyms: ↑Asian country, ↑Asian nation
Member Holonyms: ↑Commonwealth of Independent States, ↑CIS
Part Holonyms: ↑Asia
Part Meronyms: ↑Bishkek, ↑Biskek, ↑Frunze, ↑capital of Kyrgyzstan, ↑Pamir Mountains, ↑the Pamirs

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Kyrgyzstan [Kyrgyzstan] [ˌkɜːɡɪˈstæn] [ˌkɪəɡɪˈstæn] [ˌkɜːɡɪˈstɑːn] [ˌkɪəɡɪˈstɑːn] [ˌkɪrɡɪˈstæn] [ˌkɪrɡɪˈstɑːn] noun singular
a country in central Asia

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