Izhevsk

[ ee-zhifsk ]
/ ˈiˈʒɪfsk /

noun

a city in and the capital of the Udmurt Autonomous Republic, in the Russian Federation in Europe.

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British Dictionary definitions for Izhevsk

Izhevsk
/ (Russian iˈʒɛfsk) /

noun

an industrial city in central Russia, capital of the Udmurt Republic. Pop: 632 000 (2005 est)
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