[nep-roh-pi-trawfsk; Russian dnyi-pruh-pyi-trawfsk]
- a city in the E central Ukraine, in the SW Russian Federation in Europe, on the Dnieper River.
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“The purpose is to prevent the spread of the Kremlin infection,” he told a press conference in Dnepropetrovsk.On the Front Lines in Ukraine’s Info War
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Enter Igor Kolomoiskiy, an imposing oligarch and the governor of the Dnepropetrovsk region.Ukraine’s Billionaire Bounty-Hunting Club
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The two hundred and sixty miles from there to the Dnepropetrovsk was a little more difficult, but not terribly so.
His course changed at Dnepropetrovsk, from northeast to northwest, for the next two hundred fifty miles.
- a city in E central Ukraine on the Dnieper River: a major centre of the metallurgical industry. Pop: 1 036 000 (2005 est)Former name (1787–1796, 1802–1926): Yekaterinoslav