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Uzbekistan

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geographical name Uz·bek·i·stan \(ˌ)u̇z-ˌbe-ki-ˈstan, ˌəz-, -ˈstän; -ˈbe-ki-ˌ\

Definition of Uzbekistan

  1. country W cen Asia E of the Amu Dar'ya; a constituent republic (Uzbek Republic play \ˈu̇z-ˌbek, ˈəz-, u̇z-ˈ\ ) of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics 1924–91 ∗ Tashkent area 173,591 square miles (449,601 square kilometers), pop 25,640,000





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