Ukrayina


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Noun1.Ukrayina - a republic in southeastern EuropeUkrayina - a republic in southeastern Europe; formerly a European soviet; the center of the original Russian state which came into existence in the ninth century
CIS, Commonwealth of Independent States - an alliance made up of states that had been Soviet Socialist Republics in the Soviet Union prior to its dissolution in Dec 1991
Crimea - a Ukrainian peninsula between the Black Sea and the Sea of Azov
capital of the Ukraine, Kiev, Kyyiv - capital and largest city of the Ukraine; a major manufacturing and transportation center
Donetsk, Donetske, Stalino - an industrial city in the Donets Basin
Donbas, Donbass, Donets Basin - an industrial region in the Ukraine
Chernobyl - a city in north central Ukraine; site of a major disaster at a nuclear power plant (26 April 1986)
Kharkiv, Kharkov - a city in northeastern Ukraine; former capital of the Ukraine
Odesa, Odessa - a port city of south central Ukraine on an arm of the Black Sea
Carpathian Mountains, Carpathians - a mountain range in central Europe that extends from Slovakia and southern Poland southeastward through western Ukraine to northeastern Romania; a popular resort area
Danau, Danube, Danube River - the 2nd longest European river (after the Volga); flows from southwestern Germany to the Black Sea; "Vienna, Budapest, and Belgrade are on the banks of the Danube"
Dnieper, Dnieper River - a river that rises in Russia near Smolensk and flowing south through Belarus and Ukraine to empty into the Black Sea
Europe - the 2nd smallest continent (actually a vast peninsula of Eurasia); the British use `Europe' to refer to all of the continent except the British Isles
Ukranian - a native or inhabitant of the Ukraine
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LUKoil Ukrayina got 51% in an oil refinery and related fuel retail outlets in Odessa in 1999 for $49m and a pledge to spend over $850m on the plant, with $450m spent by end-2001.
Signing of an economic section of the Association Agreement between Ukraine and the European Union, which in particular, envisages free trade area (FTA) will open a new sales market for Ukrainian manufacturers, though a rather highly competitive market, the Minister of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine Pavlo Sheremeta stressed in his comment with the TRK Ukrayina channel.
If Ukraine is the destination all fans can hope for is that we are drawn in the second game that day at the Ukrayina Stadion in Lviv - slightly less of an epic haul at 2,185km from the ferry port taking just over 22 hours.