- a city in the SW Russian Federation in Asia.
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I am sitting here waiting for an answer from Tyumen to my telegram.
At Tyumen I bought some sausage for the journey, but what sausage!
From Tyumen to Irkutsk I have driven more than three thousand versts.
From Tyumen to Tomsk I had cold and flooded rivers to contend with.
- 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)