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[ tyoo-men; Russian tyoo-myen ]
/ tyuˈmɛn; Russian tyuˈmyɛn /


a city in the SW Russian Federation in Asia. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for tyumen

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

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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.

British Dictionary definitions for tyumen


/ (Russian tjuˈmjenj) /


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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