South Ossetia

geographical name
South Os·​se·​tia | \ ä-ˈsē-shə How to pronounce South Ossetia (audio) \

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autonomous region of the northern part of the Republic of Georgia bordering on Russia; capital Tskhinvali area about 1500 square miles (3900 square kilometers), population 51,500

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“South Ossetia.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/South%20Ossetia. Accessed 16 December 2019.

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