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  1. a city in SW Romania.
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Examples from the Web for craiova

Historical Examples

  • Two days later came the announcement that Craiova itself had been taken by the Teuton forces.

    The Story of the Great War, Volume VI (of VIII)


  • The Rumanian franc, or leu (“lion”), so called from the image it bore, came likewise from Craiova.

  • The old bans of Craiova gave their title to the Roumanian silver pieces now known as bai.

British Dictionary definitions for craiova


  1. a city in SW Romania, on the Jiul River. Pop: 285 000 (2005 est)
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