Definitions for kazakhstanˌkɑ zɑkˈstɑn
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a republic in central Asia, NE of the Caspian Sea and W of China. 16,824,825; 1,049,155 sq. mi. (2,717,311 sq. km).
Category: Geography (places)
Ref: Cap.: Akmola.
Kazakhstan, Republic of Kazakhstan, Kazakstan, Kazakh, Kazak(noun)
a landlocked republic to the south of Russia and to the northeast of the Caspian Sea; the original Turkic-speaking inhabitants were overrun by Mongols in the 13th century; an Asian soviet from 1936 to 1991
A country in Central Asia. Official name: Republic of Kazakhstan (Qazaqstan Respublikasy).
Origin: From қазақ ("Kazakh") + ستان (stān, "-stan")