Boktybai Bolshoi

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Boktybai Bol’shoi


a mountain peak in western Kazakh SSR in the Mugodzhar system. Altitude, 657 m. Boktybai Bol’shoi is composed of effusive rocks of the Mesozoic-Paleozoic. The slopes are dissected by rivers which run dry in summer and are covered with sagebrush, grassy steppe vegetation, and sparse scrub.

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