Definition of Tajikistan
landlocked country in west central Asia; capital Dushanbe area 55,251 square miles (143,100 square kilometers), population 7,564,502 ◆From 1929 to 1991, Tajikistan was a constituent republic of the U.S.S.R. called the Tadzhik Republic\tä-ˈjik, tə-, -ˈjēk\ play or Tadzhikistan \tä-ˌji-ki-ˈstan, tə-, -ˌjē-, -ˈstän; -ˈji-ki-ˌ, -ˈjē-\ .
TAJIKISTAN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of Tajikistan for English Language Learners
: country in Asia
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