Buryatia

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geographical name Bur·yat·ia \ bu̇r-ˈyä-tē-ə \
variants: or Buryatiya or Buryat Republic play \bu̇r-ˈyät, ˌbu̇r-ē-ˈät\

Definition of Buryatia

autonomous republic of southern Russia in Asia adjacent to Mongolia and east of Lake Baikal; capital Ulan-Ude area 135,637 square miles (351,300 square kilometers), population 1,059,000

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