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 (kăr′ə-gän′də) also Qa·ra·ghan·dy (-dē′)
A city of central Kazakhstan southeast of Astana. Founded in 1857 as a copper-mining settlement, it is now the center of a coal industry.


(Russian kərəɡanˈda)
(Placename) a city in E central Kazakhstan, founded in 1857: a major coal-mining and industrial centre. Pop: 412 000 (2005 est). Also called: Qaraghandy


(ˌkær ə gənˈdɑ)

a city in central Kazakhstan. 614,000.
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