[ moo r-mahnsk; Russian moor-muh nsk ]
/ mʊərˈmɑnsk; Russian ˈmur mənsk /
an ice-free seaport and railroad terminus in the NW Russian Federation, on the Murman Coast.
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Example sentences from the Web for murmansk
And now what spectacle greets us at Murmansk, with everybody's camera cleared for action?
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British Dictionary definitions for murmansk
/ (Russian ˈmurmənsk) /
a port in NW Russia, on the Kola Inlet of the Barents Sea: founded in 1915; the world's largest town north of the Arctic Circle, with a large fishing fleet. Pop: 316 000 (2005 est)
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