Tuva Autonomous Republic

/tooh"veuh/
an autonomous republic in the Russian Federation in Asia: formerly an independent republic in Mongolia. 309,000; 65,810 sq. mi. (170,500 sq. km). Cap.: Kyzyl.
Also, Tuvinian Autonomous Republic. Formerly, Tannu Tuva People's Republic, Tannu Tuva.

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  • Tuva Autonomous Republic — /tooh veuh/ an autonomous republic in the Russian Federation in Asia: formerly an independent republic in Mongolia. 309,000; 65,810 sq. mi. (170,500 sq. km). Cap.: Kyzyl. Also, Tuvinian Autonomous Republic. Formerly, Tannu Tuva People s Republic …   Universalium

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  • Tuva — /tooh veuh/, n., pl. Tuvas, (esp. collectively) Tuva for 1. 1. a member of a people living in the Tuva AR and adjacent areas. 2. the Turkic language of the Tuva people. Also, Tuvinian /tooh vin ee euhn/. * * * ▪ republic, Russia also called  Tyva …   Universalium

  • Tuva — /ˈtuvə/ (say toohvuh) noun a federal republic in southern Russia; formerly the Tuva Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic in Russia within the Soviet Union. 170 500 km2. Capital: Kyzyl. Russian, Tyva. Also, Tuvinia …   Australian English dictionary

  • Tuva Republic — geographical name autonomous republic S Russia in Asia N of Mongolia capital Kyzyl area 65,380 square miles (169,334 square kilometers), population 306,000 …   New Collegiate Dictionary


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