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Vladivostok

[vlad-uh-vos-tok, -vuh-stok; Russian vluh-dyi-vuh-stawk] /ˌvlæd əˈvɒs tɒk, -vəˈstɒk; Russian vlə dyɪ vʌˈstɔk/
noun
1.
a seaport in the SE Russian Federation in Asia, on the Sea of Japan: eastern terminus of the Trans-Siberian Railroad.
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  • His ship was well known in all the ports from Vladivostok to Singapore.

    Falk Joseph Conrad
  • Moreover, it was a British transport, dropping down from Vladivostok.

    The Pagan Madonna Harold MacGrath
  • Had they secured reindeer and made their way to Vladivostok?

    Panther Eye Roy J. Snell
  • Thirty-five per cent of this would do wonders in Vladivostok.

    Panther Eye Roy J. Snell
  • He did not like the looks of things; he longed to be safely back in Vladivostok with Mazie.

    Panther Eye Roy J. Snell
  • They are muzzle-loaders, and can be purchased in Vladivostok for four roubles.

  • I have here a very serious report about Admiral Stark at Vladivostok.

    The International Spy Allen Upward
  • His itinerary began at Piraeus, in Greece, and might end in Vladivostok.

    The Drums Of Jeopardy Harold MacGrath
British Dictionary definitions for Vladivostok

Vladivostok

/ˌvlædɪˈvɒstɒk; Russian vlədivasˈtɔk/
noun
1.
a port in SE Russia, on the Sea of Japan: terminus of the Trans-Siberian Railway; the main Russian Pacific naval base since 1872 and chief commercial and civilian Russian port in the Far East; university (1956). Pop: 584 000 (2005 est)
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