Akmolinsk

[ ahk-muh-linsk; Russian uhk-maw-lyinsk ]
/ ˌɑk məˈlɪnsk; Russian ʌkˈmɔ lyɪnsk /
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noun

former name of Akmola.

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Examples from the Web for akmolinsk

  • The steppes above Turkestan, which I visited last, are milder in climate than those of Akmolinsk.

    Russian Life To-day|Right Rev. Herbert Bury
  • I had another most interesting experience before leaving Spassky and the Akmolinsk Steppes.

    Russian Life To-day|Right Rev. Herbert Bury


British Dictionary definitions for akmolinsk

Akmolinsk

/ (Russian akˈmɔlinsk) /

noun

a former name (until 1961) Astana
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