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Mongolia

Mon·go·li·a

 (mŏng-gō′lē-ə, -gōl′yə, mŏn-)
1. An ancient region of east-central Asia comprising modern-day Inner Mongolia and the country of Mongolia. The Mongol tribes in the region were united in the 1200s by Genghis Khan. After the 1600s, China and Russia contended for control of the area, with the southern part eventually joining China.
2. Formerly Outer Mongolia. A country of north-central Asia between Russia and China. Originally part of the Mongol Empire, the area was under Chinese control from 1691 to 1911 and from 1919 to 1921, when it formed a separate state under the protection of the USSR. Ulaanbaatar is the capital and the largest city.

Mongolia

(mɒŋˈɡəʊlɪə)
n
1. (Placename) a republic in E central Asia: made a Chinese province in 1691; became autonomous in 1911 and a republic in 1924; multiparty democracy introduced in 1990. It consists chiefly of a high plateau, with the Gobi Desert in the south, a large lake district in the northwest, and the Altai and Khangai Mountains in the west Official language: Khalkha. Religion: nonreligious majority. Currency: tugrik. Capital: Ulan Bator. Pop: 3 226 516 (2013 est). Area: 1 565 000 sq km (604 095 sq miles). Former names: Outer Mongolia (until 1924) or Mongolian People's Republic (1924–92)
2. (Placename) a vast region of central Asia, inhabited chiefly by Mongols: now divided into the republic of Mongolia, Inner Mongolia (the Mongol Autonomous Region of China), and the Tuva Republic of S Russia; at its height during the 13th century under Genghis Khan

Mon•go•li•a

(mɒŋˈgoʊ li ə, mɒn-)

n.
1. a region in Asia including Inner Mongolia in China and the Mongolian People's Republic.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Mongolia - a landlocked socialist republic in central AsiaMongolia - a landlocked socialist republic in central Asia
Mongolia - a vast region in Asia including the Mongolian People's Republic and China's Inner Mongolia
capital of Mongolia, Kulun, Ulaanbaatar, Ulan Bator, Urga - the capital and largest city of Mongolia
Gobi, Gobi Desert - a desert in central China
Asia - the largest continent with 60% of the earth's population; it is joined to Europe on the west to form Eurasia; it is the site of some of the world's earliest civilizations
2.Mongolia - a vast region in Asia including the Mongolian People's Republic and China's Inner MongoliaMongolia - a vast region in Asia including the Mongolian People's Republic and China's Inner Mongolia
Mongolia, Mongolian People's Republic, Outer Mongolia - a landlocked socialist republic in central Asia
Asia - the largest continent with 60% of the earth's population; it is joined to Europe on the west to form Eurasia; it is the site of some of the world's earliest civilizations
Translations
Mongolsko
Mongoliet
MongolioMongolujo
Mongoolia
Mongolia
Mongolija
Mongólia
モンゴル蒙古
몽골
Mongolija
Mongolia
Mongolsko
Mongoliet
ประเทศมองโกเลีย
nước Mông Cổ

Mongolia

[mɒŋˈgəʊlɪə] NMongolia f

Mongolia

[mɒŋˈgəʊliə] nMongolie f

Mongolia

nMongolei f

Mongolia

[mɒŋˈgəʊlɪə] nla Mongolia

Mongolia

مَنْغُولْيَا Mongolsko Mongoliet Mongolei Μογγολία Mongolia Mongolia Mongolie Mongolija Mongolia モンゴル 몽골 Mongolië Mongolia Mongolia Mongólia Монголия Mongoliet ประเทศมองโกเลีย Moğolistan nước Mông Cổ 蒙古
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The Mongolia plied regularly between Brindisi and Bombay via the Suez Canal, and was one of the fastest steamers belonging to the company, always making more than ten knots an hour between Brindisi and Suez, and nine and a half between Suez and Bombay.
The detective was evidently inspired by the hope of obtaining the splendid reward which would be the prize of success, and awaited with a feverish impatience, easy to understand, the arrival of the steamer Mongolia.
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Fix, left alone, was more impatient than ever, having a presentiment that the robber was on board the Mongolia.
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