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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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Fortum has commissioned unit 1 of its Chelyabinsk GRES combined heat and power plant in Russia.
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TEHRAN (FNA)- Governor of Russia's Chelyabinsk Region Boris Dubrovsky in a Tuesday meeting with Iran's Ambassador to Moscow Mehdi Sanyee announced that a Russian delegation from his region is scheduled to travel to Iran to confer on partnering in South Pars gas field projects.
A 48-year-old, citizen of Uzbekistan Husanzhon Sultonov was detained in the Chelyabinsk region in May 2014, when illegally crossing the state border between Russia and Kazakhstan.
The notable exception, it said, was the Chelyabinsk event on Feb.
Washington, July 17 ( ANI ): A new study on Russian Chelyabinsk meteorite has shed a light on the long-standing debate about the source of the asteroid that impacted the Earth and caused the extinction of the dinosaurs.
During the 2013 Chelyabinsk meteor explosion, a fourth-grade teacher in Chelyabinsk, Yulia Karbysheva, saved 44 children from potentially life-threatening window glass cuts by ordering them to hide under their desks when she saw the flash.
Meteor impacts such as February's explosion over Chelyabinsk, Russia, the most powerful observed in a century, may occur more frequently than thought.
MOSKOVA (CyHAN)- Asteroid strikes like the one that occurred over the Russian city of Chelyabinsk in February are much more likely to happen than previously thought, scientists said in a report published in the scientific journal Nature.
5 miles above the city of Chelyabinsk, briefly outshining the sun and inflicting severe burns on a number of observers below.
Meteors about the size of the one that streaked through the sky at 42,000 mph (67,600 kph) and burst over Chelyabinsk in February - and ones even larger and more dangerous - are probably four to five times more likely to hit the planet than scientists believed before the fireball, according to three studies published in the journals Nature and Science.
When an asteroid exploded over the Russian city of Chelyabinsk in February, shattering windows for miles and injuring more than 1,000 people, experts said it was a rare event -- of a magnitude that might occur only once every 100 to 200 years, on average.