Karakalpakstan

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geographical name Ka·ra·kal·pak·stan \ˌka-rə-ˌkäl-ˈpäk-ˌstän\
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Karakalpak Autonomous Republic

\ˌka-rə-ˌkäl-ˈpäk\play or

Qoraqalpog'iston

\ˌkȯr-ə-ˌkäl-ˈpä-gə-ˌstȯn\play

Definition of Karakalpakstan

  1. autonomous republic of northwestern Uzbekistan southeast of the Aral Sea and bordering on Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan; capital Nukus area 63,938 square miles (165,599 square kilometers), population 1,737,000


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