Outer Mongolia


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Outer Mongolia

Outer Mongolia

n
(Placename) the former name (until 1924) of the republic of Mongolia

Mongo′lian Peo′ple's Repub′lic


n.
a republic in E central Asia, in N Mongolia. 2,617,379; ab. 604,250 sq. mi. (1,566,500 sq. km). Cap.: Ulan Bator. Formerly, Outer Mongolia. Also called Mongolia.
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Noun1.Outer Mongolia - a landlocked socialist republic in central AsiaOuter Mongolia - 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
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Convinced that an expedition to Outer Mongolia would uncover the Missing Link, Roy put forth a proposal that intrigued his new boss--a decade of summer expeditions to the lawless wastes of Outer Mongolia.
The prognosis was 10 days in the garage minimum while they ordered some obscure part from a supplier in Outer Mongolia (or somewhere).
Ben Fogle's travels take him to Canada, the wilds of Hungary; outer Mongolia, the most remote park in Tanzania, East Africa and Ibiza.
But even if We s t Ham were playing in Outer Mongolia, you would still get our passionate fans backing the team all the way.
A DOCTOR overcame temperatures of minus 34C to win the first Genghis Khan Ice Marathon in Outer Mongolia.
Essays are: a contest of concepts; religion, ethnicity, and the politics of identity; the aelight of the DharmaAE against the aefog of darknessAE; Buddhist minority in a Christian empire; Buryat Buddhism and Russia; religious and secular practices in modern Buryatia; aenationalAE religion in the context of globalization; religion in the identity practices of modern Buryatia; Christian missions in outer Mongolia since 1990; the modern religious situation in Mongolia.
If the best spinach in the world comes from Outer Mongolia, then that's where I will get it from.
In 1651, he returned to Outer Mongolia as the head of its Buddhist church.
uk COMICAL CREATURES * UNLESS you've been on an extended holiday in Outer Mongolia, you'll be well aware of the outrageous success of Moshi Monsters.
The Manchus, a tribal group which conquered China in 1644 and formed the Qing dynasty, were able to bring Mongolia under Manchu control in 1691 as Outer Mongolia when the Khalkha Mongol nobles swore an oath of allegiance to the Manchu emperor.
The Chinese administration at the time wanted to claim both Inner and Outer Mongolia as Chinese territory.

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