[nizh-nee nov-guh-rod; Russian nyee-zhnyee nawv-guh-ruh t]
- a city in the Russian Federation in Europe, E of Moscow, on the Volga River.
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After a long course of drudgery he had the good fortune to obtain the place of secretary to a barrister at Nizhni-Novgorod.
- a city and port in central Russia, at the confluence of the Volga and Oka Rivers: situated on the Volga route from the Baltic to central Asia; birthplace of Maxim Gorki. Pop: 1 288 000 (2005 est)Former name (1932–91): Gorki
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