buryat republic

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Buryat Republic or Buryatia (bʊəˈjɑːtɪə, Russian buˈrjaːtija, bʊəˈjɑːtɪə, Russian buˈrjaːtija)
 
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a constituent republic of SE central Russia, on Lake Baikal: mountainous, with forests covering over half the total area. Capital: Ulan-Ude. Pop: 981 000 (2002). Area: 351 300 sq km (135 608 sq miles)
 
Buryatia or Buryatia
 
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