[ muh-key-uhf-kuh; Russian muh-kye-yif-kuh ]
/ məˈkeɪ əf kə; Russian mʌˈkyɛ yɪf kə /
a city in SE Ukraine, N of the Sea of Azov.
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“I do believe that the buck stops here, that I cannot rely upon public opinion polls to tell me what is right. I do believe that right makes might and that if I am wrong, 10 angels swearing I was right would make no difference.”
Ukrainian Ma·ki·yiv·ka [muh-kee-yif-kuh] /məˈki yɪf kə/ .
Words nearby Makeyevka
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British Dictionary definitions for Makeyevka
/ (Russian maˈkjejɪfkə) /
a city in SE Ukraine: coal-mining centre. Pop: 380 000 (2005 est)
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