[ kom-suh-mawlsk; Russian kuh m-suh-mawlsk ]
/ ˌkɒm səˈmɔlsk; Russian kəm sʌˈmɔlsk /


a city in the E Russian Federation in Asia, on the Amur River.


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Also called Kom·so·molsk-on-A·mur [kom-suh-mawlsk-on-ah-moo r, -awn-] /ˌkɒm səˈmɔlsk ɒn ɑˈmʊər, -ɔn-/.
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British Dictionary definitions for komsomolsk

/ (Russian kəmsaˈmɔljsk) /


an industrial city in W Russia, on the Amur River: built by members of the Komsomol (Communist youth league) in 1932. Pop: 275 000 (2005 est)
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