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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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Electronic auction: execution of major repairs of premises of a non-residential building (administrative building, letter a), located at: chelyabinsk, ul.
Chelyabinsk team took a victory in the international hockey tournament in Naryn "Toktosunov cup", Turmush reports.
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.
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.
Meteor impacts such as February's explosion over Chelyabinsk, Russia, the most powerful observed in a century, may occur more frequently than thought.
RUSSIAN scientists have recovered a giant chunk of the Chelyabinsk meteor from the bottom of the lake it crashed into.
A team of scientists in Russia recovered the 570kg fragment of the famous Chelyabinsk meteorite from the bottom of Lake Chebarkul, in the Urals.
Residents of the Chelyabinsk Oblast in central Russia have witnessed Friday morning a massive fall of meteorite fragments.
Local residents say they witnessed burning objects in the sky of the Chelyabinsk and Sverdlovsk regions.
Chelyabinsk Zinc is set to report its 2Q/1H12 IFRS results today (9 Oct).
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