South Ossetia

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geographical name South Os·se·tia \ä-ˈsē-shə\

Definition of South Ossetia

  1. 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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