Kizil Kum

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Related to Kizil Kum: Kyzyl Kum, Kara Kum, Kyzylkum desert

Kizil Kum,

desert: see Kyzyl KumKyzyl Kum
or Kizil Kum
[Turk.,=red sand], desert, c.115,000 sq mi (297,900 sq km), in Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan. This vast region SE of the Aral Sea between the Amu Darya and Syr Darya rivers consists mainly of rocky areas covered by sparse vegetation and shifting sand
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