North Ossetian Republic


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North Ossetian Republic

(əˈsiːʃən)
n
(Placename) a constituent republic of S Russia, on the N slopes of the central Caucasus Mountains. Capital: Vladikavkaz. Pop: 709 900 (2002). Area: about 8000 sq km (3088 sq miles). Also called: North Ossetia or Alania
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