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Sliven

[ sliv-uhn ]
/ ˈslɪv ən /
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noun

a city in E central Bulgaria.

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Example sentences from the Web for Sliven

  • The example was given by the towns of Gabrovo and Sliven, where there are now large factories, organised on modern principles.

    Bulgaria|Frank Fox
  • Bituminous coal is mined in the same mountain range, in the area between Gabrovo and Sliven.

    Area Handbook for Bulgaria|Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
  • The forces are distributed among three territorial commands having headquarters at Sofia, Plovdiv, and Sliven.

    Area Handbook for Bulgaria|Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
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