Novokuznetsk

[ noh-vuh-kooz-netsk; Russian nuh-vuh-koo-znyetsk ]
/ ˌnoʊ və kʊzˈnɛtsk; Russian nə və kuˈznyɛtsk /

noun

a city in the southern part of the Russian Federation in central Asia: an industrial center is located here because of coal deposits of the Kuznetsk Basin.

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Formerly Sta·linsk [stah-linsk; Russian stah-lyinsk] /ˈstɑ lɪnsk; Russian ˈstɑ lyɪnsk/ .
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British Dictionary definitions for Novokuznetsk

Novokuznetsk
/ (Russian nɔvəkuzˈnjɛtsk) /

noun

a city in S central Russia: iron and steel works. Pop: 542 000 (2005 est)Former name (1932–61): Stalinsk
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