Berezina

[ Polish be-re-zee-nah; Russian byi-ryi-zyi-nah ]
/ Polish ˌbɛ rɛˈzi nɑ; Russian byɪ ryɪ zyɪˈnɑ /
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noun

a river in central Byelorussia (Belarus), flowing SE into the Dnieper River: costly crossing by Napoleon 1812. 350 miles (565 km) long.
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Berezina

/ (Russian bɪrɪziˈna) /

noun

a river in Belarus, rising in the north and flowing south to the River Dnieper: linked with the River Dvina and the Baltic Sea by the Berezina Canal . Length: 563 km (350 miles)
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