Abkhas
noun see Abkhazia

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • abkhas — ab·khas …   English syllables

  • Abkhas — noun 1. a member of the Circassian people who live to the east of the Black Sea • Syn: ↑Abkhaz, ↑Abkhazian, ↑Abkhasian • Hypernyms: ↑Circassian • Member Holonyms: ↑Abkhaz, ↑Abkhazia …   Useful english dictionary

  • Abkhaz — I noun 1. a member of the Circassian people who live to the east of the Black Sea • Syn: ↑Abkhazian, ↑Abkhas, ↑Abkhasian • Hypernyms: ↑Circassian • Member Holonyms: ↑Abkhazi …   Useful english dictionary

  • Abkhazia — noun an autonomous province of Georgia on the Black Sea; a strong independence movement has resulted in much instability • Syn: ↑Abkhaz • Members of this Region: ↑Abkhaz, ↑Abkhas • Instance Hypernyms: ↑state, ↑province …   Useful english dictionary

  • Circassian — noun 1. a member of the Sunni Muslim people living in northwestern Caucasia • Hypernyms: ↑White, ↑White person, ↑Caucasian • Hyponyms: ↑Abkhaz, ↑Abkhazian, ↑Abkhas, ↑Abkhasian …   Useful english dictionary

  • Abkhazia — geographical name autonomous republic NW Republic of Georgia on Black Sea capital Sukhumi area 3320 square miles (8599 square kilometers), population 533,800 • Abkhas noun • Abkhazian or Abkhasian adjective or noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Abkhasian — noun 1. a member of the Circassian people who live to the east of the Black Sea • Syn: ↑Abkhaz, ↑Abkhazian, ↑Abkhas • Hypernyms: ↑Circassian • Member Holonyms: ↑Abkhaz, ↑Abkhazia …   Useful english dictionary

  • Abkhazian — I noun 1. a member of the Circassian people who live to the east of the Black Sea • Syn: ↑Abkhaz, ↑Abkhas, ↑Abkhasian • Hypernyms: ↑Circassian • Member Holonyms: ↑Abkhaz, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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