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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishNagorno-KarabakhNa‧gor‧no-Kar‧a‧bakh /nəˌɡɔːnəʊ kərəˈbɑːk, -ɑːx $ -ˌɡɔːr-/  an autonomous (=partly independent) area in Azerbaijan. Capital: Xankändi. Most of its people are Armenians who want to separate from Azerbaijan and join Armenia, and in the late 1980s and early 1990s there was fighting there between Armenians and Azerbaijanis. Nagorno-Karabakh is not officially an independent country, but it has its own government and its own president.
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