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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of southern Uzbekistan west of Samarqand. It is one of the oldest cultural and trade centers of Asia and was capital of the former emirate of Bukhara from the 16th to the 19th century. Population: 247,000.

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  • And 10 members of the Korean-led Syn-Bogym Church, in the central city of Bukhara [Bukhoro], were fined under Articles 240 and 241 of the Code of Administrative Offences.

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  • The Omani delegation toured three historical Uzbek cities - Samarkhand, Bukhoro and Tashkent.

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