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Lipetsk

[lee-petsk; Russian lyee-pyitsk]
noun
  1. a city in the W Russian Federation, SSE of Moscow.
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Historical Examples of lipetsk

  • The armies of the two leagues, burning with resentment against each other, met on the plain of Lipetsk.

    The Rise of the Russian Empire

    Hector H. Munro

  • The Lipetsk mineral springs (chalybeate) came into repute in the time of Peter the Great and attract a good many visitors.

  • It was in the early dawn of the morning that the celebrated battle of Lipetsk commenced.

    The Empire of Russia

    John S. C. Abbott


British Dictionary definitions for lipetsk

Lipetsk

noun
  1. a city in central Russia, on the Voronezh River: steelworks. Pop: 518 000 (2005 est)
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