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Dnepropetrovsk

ukraine city

Dnepropetrovsk (pop. c. 1,200,000), city in Ukraine, on the Dnepr River. It is a major center of rail and water-transport and a leading producer of iron, steel, and chemicals. Founded in 1787 as Ekaterinoslav, the city took its present name in 1926.

See also: Ukraine.

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