Grozny

[ grawz-nee; Russian graw-znee ]
/ ˈgrɔz ni; Russian ˈgrɔ zni /

noun

a city in and the capital of the Chechen-Ingush Autonomous Republic of the Russian Federation in Europe.

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Grozny
/ (Russian ˈɡrɔznij) /

noun

a city in S Russia, capital of the Chechen Republic: a major oil centre: it was badly damaged during fighting between separatists and Russian troops (1994–95, 1999–2000). Pop: 199 000 (2005 est)
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