Azerbaijan

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geographical name Azer·bai·jan \ˌa-zər-ˌbī-ˈjän, ˌä-\

Definition of Azerbaijan

  1. 1 or ancient Atropatene \ˌa-trō-pə-ˈtē-nē\play or Media Atropatene \ˈmē-dē-ə\play region of northwestern Iran; chief city Tabriz

  2. 2 independent country in western Asia and southeastern Europe bordering on the Caspian Sea and including the exclave Naxcivan, which is separated from the main part by Armenia; a constituent republic of the U.S.S.R. 1936–91; capital Baku area 33,200 square miles (86,320 square kilometers), population 9,477,100


AZERBAIJAN Defined for English Language Learners

Azerbaijan

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geographical name Azer·bai·jan \ˌa-zər-ˌbī-ˈjän, ˌä-\

Definition of Azerbaijan for English Language Learners

  • : country in Europe and Asia



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