[ kyel-tse ]
/ ˈkyɛl tsɛ /
a city in S Poland.
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Words nearby Kielce
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Example sentences from the Web for Kielce
A hundred years ago the Kielce mines produced nearly 4,000 tons of copper a year.
British Dictionary definitions for Kielce
/ (Polish ˈkjɛltsɛ) /
an industrial city in S Poland. Pop: 206 796 (2007 est)
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