Definition of Mongolia

1. Noun. A landlocked socialist republic in central Asia.

Exact synonyms: Mongolian People's Republic, Outer Mongolia
Generic synonyms: Asian Country, Asian Nation
Terms within: Capital Of Mongolia, Kulun, Ulaanbaatar, Ulan Bator, Urga, Gobi, Gobi Desert
Group relationships: Asia
Derivative terms: Mongolian

2. Noun. A vast region in Asia including the Mongolian People's Republic and China's Inner Mongolia.

Definition of Mongolia

1. Proper noun. Country in Central Asia. Official name: Mongolia. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Mongolia

Monel metal
Monell metal
Moneses uniflora
Monge's disease
Monge Medrano
Mongol Tatar
Mongol dynasty
Mongolia (current term)
Mongolian People's Republic
Mongolian monetary unit
Mongolian race
Mongolic language
Monica Seles

Literary usage of Mongolia

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1. The American Journal of International Law by American Society of International Law (1916)
"Who having verified their respective full powers found in good and due form, have agreed upon the following: ARTICLE I. Outer Mongolia recognizes the ..."

2. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: “a” Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature edited by Hugh Chisholm (1911)
"Graphite and some silver ores have also been found. they are dried before they reach north-western Mongolia. The yearly amount of rain at Urga (altitude ..."

3. Foreign Rights and Interests in China by Westel Woodbury Willoughby (1920)
"Thus far the agreements had been between either Russia and Mongolia or between Russia and China. On June 7,1915, however, a tripartite agreement between ..."

4. The New Schaff-Herzog Encyclopedia of Religious Knowledge: Embracing by Johann Jakob Herzog, Philip Schaff, Albert Hauck (1909)
"In 1870 he left for Peking, and after a few weeks there pressed forward into Mongolia. Until 1882 he spent his summers with the nomadic Mongols, ..."

5. Publishers Weekly by Publishers' Board of Trade (U.S.), Book Trade Association of Philadelphia, American Book Trade Union, Am. Book Trade Association, R.R. Bowker Company (1921)
"In the first place automobiles in Mongolia were an anacron- ism that ... The book recounts a series of incidents during a prolonged stay in Mongolia. ..."

6. Treaties and Agreements with and Concerning China, 1894-1919: A Collection by John Van Antwerp MacMurray (1921)
"While communicating the foregoing to the Honorable Government of Outer Mongolia, I have the honor to respectfully request an acknowledgment of the receipt ..."

7. The New American Cyclopaedia: A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge by George Ripley, Charles Anderson Dana (1861)
"Mongolia, a country of Asia, and at present a part of the Chinese empire, ... The chief mountain ranges of Mongolia are the Altai and its various ..."

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