Kara Kum

Kara Kum

[kar-uh koom, koom, kahr-uh]
noun
a desert S of the Aral Sea, largely in Turkmenistan. About 110,000 sq. mi. (284,900 sq. km).
Also, Qara Qum.
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Kara Kum (Russian kəra ˈkum)
 
n
a desert in Turkmenistan, covering most of the country: extensive areas now irrigated. Area: about 300 000 sq km (120 000 sq miles)

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