Meaning of Tadzhikistan

Ta•dzhik•i•stan

Pronunciation: (tu-jik'u-stan", -stän", -jē'ku-, tä- Russ. tu-ji-kyi-stän'), [key]
— n.
  1. a republic in central Asia, N of Afghanistan. 5,112,000; 55,240 sq. mi. (143,600 sq. km). Cap.: Dushanbe.Formerly,
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