[tag-uh n-rog; Russian tuh-guhn-rawk]
- a seaport in the S Russian Federation in Europe, on the Gulf of Taganrog.
- Gulf of, an arm of the Sea of Azov.
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They had been to Taganrog and loaded a cargo of tallow for London.The Shellback's Progress
The Czar had also fortified Taganrog and other places threatening the Crimea.The Turkish Empire, its Growth and Decay
In Taganrog we were on friendly terms with a well-to-do Polish family.
The father had a post in the Taganrog customs and got into trouble.
What would Randulf's much-boasted voyage to Taganrog be, compared with Rio?Skipper Worse
Alexander Lange Kielland
- a port in SW Russia, on the Gulf of Taganrog (an inlet of the Sea of Azov): founded in 1698 as a naval base and fortress by Peter the Great: industrial centre. Pop: 281 000 (2005 est)
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