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 (chĕl-yä′bĭnsk, chĭ-lyä′-)
A city of southwest Russia south of Yekaterinburg. Founded in 1736 as a Russian frontier outpost, it is a major metallurgical and industrial center.


(Russian tʃɪˈljabinsk)
(Placename) an industrial city in SW Russia; in 2013 a large meteor exploded in an airburst over the city's surrounding district. Pop: 1 067 000 (2005 est)


(tʃɛlˈyɑ bɪnsk)

a city in the S Russian Federation in Asia, E of the Ural Mountains. 1,143,000.
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Noun1.Chelyabinsk - a city in the Asian part of Russia
Russian Federation, Russia - a federation in northeastern Europe and northern Asia; formerly Soviet Russia; since 1991 an independent state
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Tambien sabia lo que habia pasado en Cheliabinsk (el grave accidente nuclear registrado el 29 de septiembre de 1957 en el complejo militar secreto de Maiak, donde los sovieticos perfeccionaban sus bombas atomicas) y estaba perfectamente al tanto de todos los problemas que se enfrentaron para protegerse de la radiacion que habia generado.
Petersburgo, 6,9; Ulyanovsk, 5,5; Jabarovsk, 3,6 y, Cheliabinsk, 9,5.
A principios de febrero de este ano, un meteorito de unos 15 metros de diametro que pesaba unas 40 toneladas penetro en la atmosfera de la Tierra y descendio envuelto en fuego para impactarse en la region rusa de Cheliabinsk, en los Montes Urales.
De modo que el visitante espacial trajo a Cheliabinsk no solamente destrucciones materiales, sino tambien alteraciones de salud y perturbaciones en las mentes de los habitantes locales.
According to General Prosecutor's press office, the results of the elections were falsified at polling stations in Zheleznodorozhyi city (Moscow region), Kazan, Yekaterinburg, Omsk, Tyumen, Cheliabinsk, Novosibirsk, and 3 polling stations in Osh city.
Although Sarah Davies highlights only hostile messages on the ballot papers from the elections of the 1930s, (68) the secret reports released from the Cheliabinsk archive reveal that many voters wrote patriotic and politically loyal messages and slogans (including praises for Stalin, the Party, or the government) on their ballots along with other messages (including complaints of shortages, denunciation of certain candidates, and requests for what they needed) during the elections of the postwar Stalin era.
On the contrary, everybody knew that Jews were the best doctors in town--like our dentist was Jewish and she was the best in Cheliabinsk.
Pero en 1957 se habia producido la primera catastrofe nuclear en Cheliabinsk que, hasta Chernobil fue el accidente nuclear mas importante de la URSS.
Well before the widely publicized nuclear contamination at Chernobyl in 1986, a catastrophic release of radioactive material in 1957 had caused hundreds of square miles of agricultural land south of Cheliabinsk to be permanently evacuated.
This event is mostly for the kids, so they understand their roots and keep their language alive," said Ivanshov, 23, who emigrated from the Russian city of Cheliabinsk with his family in 1996.
35) In the interim, however, in the city of Cheliabinsk, officials began, in 1906, to construct a one purpose-built prison with dedicated space for a library.
An example is the Musliumovo villages in the region of Cheliabinsk, in the Urals, where the Maiak company carried out several nuclear tests during the Soviet era.