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1. abkhas, abkhasian, abkhaz, abkhazian

a member of the Circassian people who live to the east of the Black Sea

2. abkhaz, abkhazia

an autonomous province of Georgia on the Black Sea; a strong independence movement has resulted in much instability

3. abkhas, abkhaz

Circassian people living east of the Black Sea


4. abkhaz, abkhazian

of or relating to Abkazia or its people or their language

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1. Also called: Abkhazi, Abkhazian plural -khaz
a member of a Georgian people living east of the Black Sea
the language of this people, belonging to the North-West Caucasian family

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n. pl. Abkhaz or Ab·khaz·es also Ab·kha·zians
a. A native or inhabitant of Abkhazia.
b. A member of the predominant, traditionally Muslim or Orthodox Christian ethnic group of Abkhazia.
2. The Northwest Caucasian language of Abkhazia, also spoken in Georgia and Turkey.

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