Turkmenistan

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geographical name Turk·men·i·stan \(ˌ)tərk-ˌme-nə-ˈstan, -ˈstän; (ˌ)tərk-ˈme-nə-ˌ\

Definition of Turkmenistan

  1. country in central Asia bordering on the Caspian Sea; capital Ashgabat area 188,455 square miles (488,098 square kilometers), population 5,478,900 Turkmenistan was a constituent republic, the Turkmen Republicplay \ˈtərk-mən\ , of the U.S.S.R. from 1925 to 1991.

Turkman

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Turkmen

\-mən\ noun or adjective

Turkmenian

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TURKMENISTAN Defined for English Language Learners

Turkmenistan

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geographical name

Definition of Turkmenistan for English Language Learners

  • : country in Asia


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