Kyzyl Kum


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Ky·zyl Kum

 (kĭ-zĭl′ ko͞om′)
A desert of north-central Uzbekistan and south-central Kazakhstan southeast of the Aral Sea between the Amu Darya and the Syr Darya.

Kyzyl Kum

(Russian kiˈzil ˈkum)
n
(Placename) a desert in Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan

Ky•zyl Kum

(kɪˈzɪl ˈkum, ˈkʊm)
n.
a desert, SE of the Aral Sea, in Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan. ab. 90,000 sq. mi. (233,100 sq. km).
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Noun1.Kyzyl Kum - a desert in Uzbekistan to the southeast of the Aral Sea
Republic of Uzbekistan, Uzbekistan, Uzbek - a landlocked republic in west central Asia; formerly an Asian soviet
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These fields include Kotur Tepe, Nebit Dag, Kyzyl Kum, Burun, Barsa-Gelmes and Kara Tepe.
In order to eliminate the consequences of floods in other regions of South Kazakhstan and Kyzylorda province, Bike-U LLP , CPS-U LLP , Kyzyl Kum LLP enterprises which are included in NAC Kazatomprom JSC allocated 10 units of machinery and sent specialist teams to help rebuild the damaged areas.
Located in the Kyzyl Kum desert about 280 kilometres from the capital city of Tashkent, ZNJV has been operating since 1995 and produces approximately 500,000 oz of gold per year.