Sverdlovsk

[ sverd-lawfsk, -lofsk, sferd-; Russian svyir-dlawfsk ]
/ svɛrdˈlɔfsk, -ˈlɒfsk, sfɛrd-; Russian svyɪrˈdlɔfsk /

noun

former name (1924–91) of Ekaterinburg.

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Sverdlovsk
/ (Russian svɪrˈdlɔfsk) /

noun

the former name (1924–91) of Yekaterinburg
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