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Stavropol

[stav-roh-puh l; Russian stah-vruh-puh l] /stævˈroʊ pəl; Russian ˈstɑ vrə pəl/
noun
1.
a territory of the Russian Federation in Europe, N of the Caucasus. 29,600 sq. mi. (76,960 sq. km).
2.
the capital of this territory.
3.
former name of Tolyatti.
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Stavropol

/Russian ˈstavrəpəlj/
noun
1.
a city in SW Russia: founded as a fortress in 1777. Pop: 362 000 (2005 est) Former name (1940–44) Voroshilovsk
2.
the former name (until 1964) of Togliatti
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