Birobidzhan

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Birobidzhan

(Russian birəbidˈʒan) or

Birobijan

n
1. (Placename) a city in SE Russia: capital of the Jewish Autonomous Region. Pop: 77 250 (2002)
2. (Placename) another name for the Jewish Autonomous Region

Bi•ro•bi•dzhan

or Bi•ro•bi•jan

(ˌbɪr oʊ bɪˈdʒɑn)

n.
the capital of the Jewish Autonomous Region, in E Siberia, in the SE Russian Federation in Asia, W of Khabarovsk. 82,000.