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Omsk

[awmsk] /ɔmsk/
noun
1.
a city in the SW Russian Federation in Asia on the Irtysh River.
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  • "It is possible that we shall meet you again in a few days at Omsk," added Blount.

    Michael Strogoff Jules Verne
  • If, however, your mother is still at Omsk, you will be able to spare an hour to go to her?

    Michael Strogoff Jules Verne
  • The garrison of Omsk, reduced to two thousand men, resisted valiantly.

    Michael Strogoff Jules Verne
  • "Upon the right bank of the Irtych, only five versts from Omsk," replied the mujik.

    Michael Strogoff Jules Verne
  • To leave Omsk by one of the breaches would not be difficult after nightfall.

    Michael Strogoff Jules Verne
  • "It is a detachment of cavalry coming by the road from Omsk," he said to himself.

    Michael Strogoff Jules Verne
  • Should he succeed in escaping from Kolyvan, as he had escaped from Omsk?

    Michael Strogoff Jules Verne
  • And she added impetuously, "Was he not going to see this mother, whom you say he loved, in Omsk?"

    Michael Strogoff Jules Verne
  • Do you retract what you said to me when, three days ago, I interrogated you at Omsk?

    Michael Strogoff Jules Verne
  • It is at Omsk that the Governor-General of the province and the official world reside.

    Michael Strogoff Jules Verne
British Dictionary definitions for Omsk

Omsk

/ɒmsk/
noun
1.
a city in W central Russia, at the confluence of the Irtysh and Om Rivers: a major industrial centre, with pipelines from the second Baku oilfield. Pop: 1 132 000 (2005 est)
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