Definition of Kirghizia
1. Noun. A landlocked republic in west central Asia bordering on northwestern China; formerly an Asian soviet but became independent in 1991.
Group relationships: Cis, Commonwealth Of Independent States
Generic synonyms: Asian Country, Asian Nation
Terms within: Bishkek, Biskek, Capital Of Kyrgyzstan, Frunze, Pamir Mountains, The Pamirs
Group relationships: Asia
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Literary usage of Kirghizia
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Rise of Nations in the Soviet Union: American Foreign Policy and the by Michael Mandelbaum (1991)
"... Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Tajikistan, and Kirghizia. To be sure, the years since 1985 have not left these republics entirely untouched. ..."
2. War Through Children's Eyes: The Soviet Occupation of Poland and the by Irina Grudzinka-Gross, Jan T. Gross (1985)
"They took us to big mountains in Kirghizia. We could not understand them. They didn't give us bread. nor wood to burn. They gave us houses forced to by the ..."
3. Foreign Policies of the Soviet Union by Richard Felix Staar (1991)
"Agenzia Nazionale Stampa Associata (ANSA) dispatch from Frunze, Kirghizia, USSR, in Christopher S. Wren, "Where Iron and Bamboo Curtains Meet," New York ..."
4. History: Fiction of Science? by Anatoly T. Fomenko (2005)
"... Kirghizia, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan and the Ukraine. I come from Estonia, and I know the Estonians to have the longest history in the world — tribes of ..."
5. Capital, the State, and Labour: A Global Perspective by Juliet Schor, Jong-Il You (1995)
"This is well shown by the very high proportion using the labour office (71.1 per cent in Kirghizia compared to 21.4 per cent in Latvia in 1977 - Schroeder, ..."