Vladikavkaz

[ vlad-i-kahf-kahz; Russian vluh-dyi-kuhf-kahs ]
/ ˌvlæd ɪ kɑfˈkɑz; Russian vlə dyɪ kʌfˈkɑs /

noun

a city in and the capital of North Ossetia, in the Russian Federation in SE Europe.

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Vladikavkaz
/ (Russian vlədikafˈkas) /

noun

a city in S Russia, capital of the North Ossetian Republic on the N slopes of the Caucasus. Pop: 318 000 (2005 est)Former names: (1944–54) Dzaudzhikau, (1954–91) Ordzhonikidze
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