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Dnepropetrovsk

[nep-roh-pi-trawfsk; Russian dnyi-pruh-pyi-trawfsk]
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noun
  1. a city in the E central Ukraine, in the SW Russian Federation in Europe, on the Dnieper River.
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  • The two hundred and sixty miles from there to the Dnepropetrovsk was a little more difficult, but not terribly so.

    The Foreign Hand Tie

    Gordon Randall Garrett

  • His course changed at Dnepropetrovsk, from northeast to northwest, for the next two hundred fifty miles.

    The Foreign Hand Tie

    Gordon Randall Garrett


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Dnepropetrovsk

noun
  1. 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
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