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 (yär′ə-slä′vəl, yə-rə-)
A city of western Russia on the Volga River northeast of Moscow.


(Russian jɪraˈslavlj)
(Placename) a city in W Russia, on the River Volga: a major trading centre since early times and one of the first industrial centres in Russia; textile industries were established in the 18th century. Pop: 609 000 (2005 est)


(ˌyɑr əˈslɑ vəl)

a city in the W Russian Federation in Europe, on the Volga. 634,000.
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