HyperDic: caucasus

English > 2 senses of the word Caucasus:
NOUNobjectCaucasus, Caucasus Mountainsthe mountain range in Caucasia between the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea that forms part of the traditional border between Europe and Asia
locationCaucasus, Caucasiaa large region between the Black and Caspian seas that contains the Caucasus Mountains
Caucasus > pronunciation
Soundskao'kahsahs
Rhymesabacus ... zealous: 1164 rhymes with ahs...
English > Caucasus: 2 senses > noun 1, object
MeaningThe mountain range in Caucasia between the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea that forms part of the traditional border between Europe and Asia.
SynonymCaucasus Mountains
Instance ofrange, mountain range, range of mountains, chain, mountain chain, chain of mountainsA series of hills or mountains
Part ofCaucasia, CaucasusA large region between the Black and Caspian seas that contains the Caucasus Mountains
SpanishCáucaso
CatalanCaucas
AdjectivesCaucasicof or relating to the geographical region of Caucasia
English > Caucasus: 2 senses > noun 2, location
MeaningA large region between the Black and Caspian seas that contains the Caucasus Mountains; oil is its major resource.
SynonymCaucasia
Instance ofgeographical area, geographic area, geographical region, geographic regionA demarcated area of the Earth
MembersCircassianA member of the Sunni Muslim people living in northwestern Caucasia
PartsCaucasus, Caucasus MountainsThe mountain range in Caucasia between the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea that forms part of the traditional border between Europe and Asia
TranscaucasiaA geographical region to the south of the Caucasus Mountains and to the north of Turkey that comprises Georgia and Armenia and Azerbaijan
Region ofCircassianA mostly Sunni Muslim community living in northwestern Caucasia
SpanishCaucasia, Cáucaso
AdjectivesCaucasian, Caucasicof or relating to the geographical region of Caucasia

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