[ roo-dah -shlawn-skah ]
/ ˈru dɑ ˈʃlɔ̃ skɑ /
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a city in S Poland, NW of Katowice.
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Example sentences from the Web for Ruda Śląska
"She was a very ruda girla," said Angelo from the third motor thoughtfully.Howards End|E. M. Forster
Another column drove at its center at Ruda and successfully stormed the heights of Strazhara.
British Dictionary definitions for Ruda Śląska
/ (ˈruːdə ˈʃlɑnskə) /
a town in SW Poland: coalmining. Pop: 144 914 (2007 est)
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