[mong-goh-lee-uh, mon-] /mɒŋˈgoʊ li ə, mɒn-/
a region in Asia including of China and the .
Also, Nei Monggol. .
Outer, former name of .
a republic in E central Asia, in N Mongolia. About 600,000 sq. mi. (1,500,000 sq. km).
Capital: Ulan Bator.
a republic in E central Asia: made a Chinese province in 1691; became autonomous in 1911 and a republic in 1924; multiparty democracy introduced in 1990. It consists chiefly of a high plateau, with the Gobi Desert in the south, a large lake district in the northwest, and the Altai and Khangai Mountains in the west Official language: Khalkha. Religion: nonreligious majority. Currency: tugrik. Capital: Ulan Bator. Pop: 3 226 516 (2013 est). Area: 1 565 000 sq km (604 095 sq miles) Former names (until 1924) Outer Mongolia, (1924–92) Mongolian People’s Republic
a vast region of central Asia, inhabited chiefly by Mongols: now divided into the republic of Mongolia, Inner Mongolia (the Mongol Autonomous Region of China), and the Tuva Republic of S Russia; at its height during the 13th century under Genghis Khan
the former name of Mongolia (sense 1)
Country in north-central Asia, bordered by Russian Siberia to the north, and China to the east, south, and west. Its capital and largest city is Ulan Bator.
Note: It is unofficially called Outer Mongolia.
Note: Mongolia proclaimed itself independent from China in 1911. With Soviet support, a communist regime was established in 1921. In 1990, the Communist party gave up its monopoly on power.
noun, Astronomy. 1. any of the four planets with orbits outside the orbit of Mars, namely, the planets Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune. noun 1. any of the planets Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, and (formerly) Pluto, whose orbit lies outside the asteroid belt outer planet Any of the five planets Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, and […]
[ou-ter-sohl] /ˈaʊ tərˌsoʊl/ noun 1. .
[out-feys] /ˌaʊtˈfeɪs/ verb (used with object), outfaced, outfacing. 1. to cause to submit by or as if by staring down; or stare down. 2. to or confront boldly; defy. /ˌaʊtˈfeɪs/ verb (transitive) 1. to face or stare down 2. to confront boldly or defiantly v. 1520s, from out (adv.) + face (v.). Related: Outfaced; outfacing.
[ou-ter-wair] noun 1. garments, as raincoats or overcoats, over other clothing for warmth or protection outdoors; overclothes. 2. clothing, as dresses, sweaters, or suits, over undergarments. n. 1921, from outer + wear (n.).