Dagestan

geographical name Da·ge·stan \ˌda-gə-ˈstan, ˌdä-gə-ˈstän\
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Daghestan

play \ˌda-gə-ˈstan, ˌdä-gə-ˈstän\

Definition of Dagestan

  1. autonomous republic of southeastern Russia in Europe on the western shore of the Caspian Sea and bordering on Azerbaijan and Georgia; capital Makhachkala area 19,421 square miles (50,300 square kilometers), population 2,910,249


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