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Vitebsk

[vee-tepsk; Russian vyee-tyipsk]
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noun
  1. a city in NE Byelorussia (Belarus), on the Dvina River.
Also Vi·tsyebsk [veet-syepsk; Russian vee-tsyipsk] /vitˈsyɛpsk; Russian ˈvi tsyɪpsk/.
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Historical Examples

  • The Dvina, and the railroad, went on beyond Vitebsk,—went on to Russia.

    The Promised Land

    Mary Antin

  • And Vitebsk was not so different, only bigger and brighter and more crowded.

  • It was a great city, Vitebsk; I never could exhaust its delights.

  • Only look at this, and this, and this that I brought from Vitebsk, bought with my own money!

  • And, as in the case of the Vitebsk readings, I cannot find that I suffered any harm.


British Dictionary definitions for vitebsk

Vitebsk

noun
  1. a city in E Belarus, a port on the Dvina river: taken by Russia in 1772. Pop: 344 000 (2005 est)
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