[pen-zuh; Russian pyen-zuh]
- a city in the W Russian Federation in Europe.
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A town in the government of Saratov, 74 m. by rail east of Penza.
If I hadn't dissipated so in Penza I'd have had enough money to get home with.The Inspector-General
She knew that for the Penza estates and Nizhegorod forests she could demand this, and she received what she demanded.War and Peace
She was one of two daughters of a landed proprietor of Penza, formerly very rich and since ruined.The Kreutzer Sonata and Other Stories
Let this question be answered by civilizers and democrats from Tambow, Saratow, or Penza, and their jealous apologists.
- a city in W Russia: manufacturing centre. Pop: 514 000 (2005 est)
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