- a city in the SW Russian Federation in Asia on the Irtysh River.
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The garrison of Omsk, reduced to two thousand men, resisted valiantly.
"Upon the right bank of the Irtych, only five versts from Omsk," replied the mujik.
"It is possible that we shall meet you again in a few days at Omsk," added Blount.
To leave Omsk by one of the breaches would not be difficult after nightfall.
If, however, your mother is still at Omsk, you will be able to spare an hour to go to her?
- a city in W central Russia, at the confluence of the Irtysh and Om Rivers: a major industrial centre, with pipelines from the second Baku oilfield. Pop: 1 132 000 (2005 est)
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