Kyzyl Kum

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geographical name \ki-ˈzil-ˈku̇m\
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Qizilqum

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Qyzylqum

Definition of Kyzyl Kum

  1. desert in Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan covering 115,000 square miles (297,850 square kilometers) between the Amu Dar'ya and Syr Dar'ya rivers


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