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[ lee-petsk; Russian lyee-pyitsk ]
/ ˈli pɛtsk; Russian ˈlyi pyɪtsk /


a city in the W Russian Federation, SSE of Moscow. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for lipetsk

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

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 16, Slice 6|Various
  • It was in the early dawn of the morning that the celebrated battle of Lipetsk commenced.

    The Empire of Russia|John S. C. Abbott
  • The armies of the two leagues, burning with resentment against each other, met on the plain of Lipetsk.

British Dictionary definitions for lipetsk


/ (Russian ˈlipɪtsk) /


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