Petropavlovsk

[ pe-truh-pav-lawfsk, -lofsk; Russian pyi-truh-pah-vluhfsk ]
/ ˌpɛ trəˈpæv lɔfsk, -lɒfsk; Russian pyɪ trʌˈpɑ vləfsk /

noun

a city in N Kazakhstan.

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Petropavlovsk
/ (Russian pɪtraˈpavləfsk) /

noun

a city in N Kazakhstan on the Ishim River. Pop: 190 000 (2005 est)
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