a mountain pass in central Bulgaria, in the Balkan Mountains. 4375 feet (1335 meters) high.
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a pass over the Balkan Mountains in central Bulgaria: scene of a bloody Turkish defeat in the Russo-Turkish War (1877–78). Height: 1334 m (4376 ft)
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