[ Czech aw-strah-vah ]
/ Czech ˈɔ strɑ vɑ /
a city in N Moravia, in the NE Czech Republic.
Formerly Moravská Ostrava.
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British Dictionary definitions for ostrava
/ (Czech ˈɔstrava) /
an industrial city in the E Czech Republic, on the River Oder: the chief coal-mining area in the Czech Republic, in Upper Silesia. Pop: 316 000 (2005 est)
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