Stakhanov

[ stuh-khah-nuhf ]
/ stʌˈxɑ nəf /

noun

a city in eastern Ukraine, west of Lugnask.

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What does “barren” mean?
Formerly Ka·di·yev·ka [kuh-dee-yuhf-kuh; Russian kuh-dyee-yif-kuh] /kəˈdi yəf kə; Russian kʌˈdyi yɪf kə/ .
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