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Omsk

[awmsk]
noun
  1. a city in the SW Russian Federation in Asia on the Irtysh River.
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Historical Examples of omsk

  • "Upon the right bank of the Irtych, only five versts from Omsk," replied the mujik.

    Michael Strogoff

    Jules Verne

  • "It is possible that we shall meet you again in a few days at Omsk," added Blount.

    Michael Strogoff

    Jules Verne

  • To leave Omsk by one of the breaches would not be difficult after nightfall.

    Michael Strogoff

    Jules Verne

  • If, however, your mother is still at Omsk, you will be able to spare an hour to go to her?

    Michael Strogoff

    Jules Verne

  • The garrison of Omsk, reduced to two thousand men, resisted valiantly.

    Michael Strogoff

    Jules Verne


British Dictionary definitions for omsk

Omsk

noun
  1. 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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