[blah-guh-vesh-ensk, -chensk; Russian bluh-guh-vye-shchyinsk]
- a city in the SE Russian Federation in Asia, on the Amur River.
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We took three or four Manjour merchants as passengers to Blagoveshchensk.
He died on his way to St. Petersburg, and the news of his death reached Blagoveshchensk three days before my arrival.
Blagoveshchensk has a pretty situation, and I should greatly prefer it to Nicolayevsk for permanent habitation.
Once a month during the full moon they come to Blagoveshchensk and open a fair, which continues seven days.
Sakhalin-Oula abounded in vegetable gardens, which supplied the market of Blagoveshchensk.
- a city and port in E Russia, in Siberia on the Amur River. Pop: 222 000 (2005 est)
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