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Ba·ku

 (bä-ko͞o′)
The capital of Azerbaijan on the western shore of the Caspian Sea. Frequently under Persian rule, the city was annexed by Russia in 1806. It has been a center of oil production since the 1870s. In 1990 it was the scene of fierce fighting between Soviet forces and secessionist rebels.

Baku

(Russian baˈku)
n
(Placename) the capital of Azerbaijan, a port on the Caspian Sea: important for its extensive oilfields. Pop: 1 830 000 (2005 est). Azerbaijani name: Bakı

Ba•ku

(bʌˈku)

n.
the capital of Azerbaijan, in the E part, on the Caspian Sea. 1,757,000.
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Azerbaijan, Azerbaijani Republic, Azerbajdzhan, Azerbajdzhan Republic - a landlocked republic in southwestern Asia; formerly an Asian soviet
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The event was attended by the head of the Narimanov District Youth and Sports Department, Deputy Chairman of the Narimanov District Organization of the New Azerbaijan Party Najaf Novruzov, the employee of the Baku City Education Department Anar Gadimaliyev, Director of the secondary school ?
The opening of administrative building of Baku City Statistics Office of Azerbaijan's State Statistics Committee was held on March 7.
The FIA, motor sport's governing body, is under growing pressure to sanction four-time champion Vettel after he deliberately drove into Hamilton during the chaotic race at Baku City Circuit.
The narrow confines of the picturesque Baku City Circuit have caused a number of problems for drivers here with Turn Eight - a strip of tarmac which measures just 7.
The narrow confines of the picturesque Baku City Circuit have caused a number of problems for drivers with Turn Eight - a strip of tarmac which measures just 7.
It's a circuit like no other - The Baku City Circuit is unique with a length of 6,006 km (3.
This year, 50 marshals from Baku City Circuit (BCC) are part of the more than 1,000 marshals at BIC to learn more from their Bahraini counterparts.
These facilities include: The Naftalan Garabag Hotel and Spa Resort just four hours' drive from Baku City, providing treatment in maximum comfort, while giving modern functional diagnostics, clinical diagnostic and operates biochemical laboratories.
Manama, June 19 (BNA): His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister today held a telephone call with the Commission Internationale de Karting (CIK) Chairman and Bahrain Motor Federation (BMF) President, Shaikh Abdulla bin Isa Al Khalifa, to congratulate the Bahraini F1 delegation, which consisted of 250 individuals, on their contribution to the organisation of the brand-new Formula 1 Grand Prix of Europe, in Baku city.
30pm Formula 1: European Grand Prix Coverage of the eighth race of the season at the Baku City Circuit in Azerbaijan as the track hosts an F1 race for the first time.
There was an element of good fortune to both those victories but judging from Hamilton's pace at the new Baku City Circuit in practice yesterday he will take a lot of beating this weekend.
Speaking of his return to Baku ahead of the 2016 Formula 1 Grand Prix of Europe, Alonso was effusive in his praise of the city and the major progress that has been made by Baku City Circuit since his last visit in March of this year: "It's fantastic to be back in Baku