Meaning of Yakut Autonomous Republic

Yakut' Auton'omous Repub'lic

Pronunciation: [key]
  1. an autonomous republic in the NE Russian Federation in Asia. 1,081,000; 1,198,146 sq. mi. (3,103,200 sq. km).Cap.:Yakutsk.
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