Karakalpakstan

/kəˈrakəlˌpakstan/ (say kuh'rahkuhl.pahkstahn), /-stæn/ (say -stan)

noun
an autonomous republic in Uzbekistan; formerly the Kara-Kalpak Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic in the Uzbek SSR within the Soviet Union. 165 600 km2. Capital: Nukus.
Also, Karakalpakia.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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