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n. - The capital of Tajikistan.

Usage examples (3)
  • Dushanbe, briefly known as Stalinabad a few decades earlier-that must have made the local people happy!
  • Examples of this kind of national restoration of local names are the renaming of Stalinabad already mentioned and the renaming of the capital of Kyrgyzstan.
  • Stalinabad, the capital of Tadzhik Republic, did regain its original Tadzhik name of Dushanbe, but here the change was back to the old name of a caravan stop and had... for more
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