Adzhar Autonomous Republic
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Adzhar Autonomous Republic, Adzharia
an administrative division of SW Georgia, on the Black Sea: part of Turkey from the 17th century until 1878; mostly mountainous, reaching 2805 m (9350 ft.), with a subtropical coastal strip. Capital: Batumi. Pop.: 386 700 (1993 est.). Area: 3000 sq. km (1160 sq. miles)
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