Central Asian


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Central Asia

A region of Asia consisting of the landlocked nations of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan, along with the autonomous regions of Inner Mongolia, Tibet, and Xinjiang Uygur in China. In extended use the term sometimes also includes Afghanistan, Mongolia, and adjacent regions of other Asian countries.

Central Asian adj. & n.
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Central Asian

[ˌsentrəlˈeɪʃn] ADJcentroasiático, de Asia Central
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"It may be that our Central Asian ancestors had not the custom of burial.
"Your what?" interrupted Mr Vladimir in his guttural Central Asian tones.
Then I heard an old grizzled, long-haired Central Asian chief, who had come down with the Amir, asking questions of a native officer.
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"Through a renewed partnership, we want to strengthen our engagement with Central Asian partners to help them make the region more resilient, prosperous and better inter-connected," he said.
The American delegation was headed by Mark Moody, Director of the Central Asian Affairs Office of the US Department of State Bureau for South and Central Asian Affairs.
The round table provided an excellent opportunity to discuss such pressing issues on the cooperationagenda as the role and place of Russia and Central Asian countries in the integration processes in the post-Soviet space, the Eurasian model of interaction between expert communities, institutions and methods of partnership between experts from Russia and Central Asia.
Future of Central Asian and Middle Asian countries was bright and revealed that he was always impressed by the names of the central Asian states.
RAWALPINDI -- Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (RCCI) President Malik Shahid Saleem has urged the government to promote regional trade with Central Asian Republics.
KARACHI -- 'The unique geographic, demographic and economic characteristics of Central Asian countries make it imperative to pursue regional integration and cooperation if they are to integrate globally,' said Philippines, Dr Guoliang Wu, the unit head of Central Asian Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) at the Asian Development Bank in Manila.

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