Gorno-Altai Republic


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Gorno-Altai Republic:

see Altai RepublicAltai Republic
or Altay Republic
, constituent republic (1990 est. pop. 190,000), 35,800 sq mi (92,722 sq km), SE Siberian Russia. Bordering on Mongolia in the south, it contains most of the Altai Mts. and is drained by the Biya, Katun, and Chuya rivers.
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Gorno-Altai Republic

a constituent republic of S Russia: mountainous, rising over 4350 m (14 500 ft.) in the Altai Mountains of the south. Capital: Gorno-Altaisk. Pop.: 202 900 (2002). Area: 92 600 sq. km (35 740 sq. miles)
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