Khazratishokh

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Khazratishokh

 

(also Khozretishi), a mountain range in the southern Tadzhik SSR, adjacent to the western part of the Darvazskii Range. The Khazratishokh Range is 55 km long and reaches an elevation of 4,088 m. It is composed of conglomerates. Steppe vegetation and thickets of semixerophytic bushes grow on the slopes.

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