Bashkortostan

geographical name Bash·kor·to·stan \ bäsh-ˈkȯr-tə-ˌstän , -ˌstan \
variants: or Bashkir Republic play \ˌbash-ˈkir, ˌbäsh-\

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autonomous republic of eastern Russia in Europe in the southern Ural Mountains; capital Ufa area 55,443 square miles (143,597 square kilometers), population 4,008,000

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