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[tyoo-men; Russian tyoo-myen]
  1. a city in the SW Russian Federation in Asia.
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Examples from the Web for tyumen

Historical Examples

  • I am sitting here waiting for an answer from Tyumen to my telegram.

    Letters of Anton Chekhov

    Anton Chekhov

  • At Tyumen I bought some sausage for the journey, but what sausage!

  • From Tyumen to Tomsk I had cold and flooded rivers to contend with.

  • From Tyumen to Irkutsk I have driven more than three thousand versts.

British Dictionary definitions for tyumen


  1. a port in S central Russia, on the Tura River: one of the oldest Russian towns in Siberia; industrial centre with nearby oil and natural gas reserves. Pop: 518 000 (2005 est)
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