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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.
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(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)
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(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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Regular flights to Russia's Orenburg, Yekaterinburg and Chelyabinsk cities are available from Baku.
The products made in Kyrgyzstan were exhibited in connection with the 7th Kyrgyz-Russian interregional conference held on June 15 in Chelyabinsk, the government's press service said.
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.
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 group of people in Russia's Ural Mountains region has set up a Church of Chelyabinsk Meteorite to worship space debris.
Local residents say they witnessed burning objects in the sky of the Chelyabinsk and Sverdlovsk regions.
Residents of the Chelyabinsk Oblast in central Russia have witnessed Friday morning a massive fall of meteorite fragments.
We revise our valuation of Chelyabinsk Zinc, Russia's largest zinc producer to take account of 2011 financials and zinc price trends.
29 January 2010 - Finnish energy company Fortum Oyj (HEL: FUM1V) said today its Russian subsidiary OAO Fortum has entered a co-operation with the Chelyabinsk region administration in northwestern Russia to boost energy efficiency.
19 June 2009 - The Chelyabinsk Office of the Federal Antimonopoly Service (OFAS) has initiated a case against milk processing enterprises in the Chelyabinsk region.