geographical name Kyr·gyz·stan \ˌkir-gi-ˈstan, -ˈstän; ˈkir-gi-ˌ\

Definition of KYRGYZSTAN

independent country W cen Asia; a constituent republic (Kir·giz Republic or Kir·ghiz Republic \(ˌ)kir-ˈgēz\ ) of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics 1936–91; Bishkek area 76,641 square miles (198,500 square kilometers), pop 5,500,000


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