Chernivtsi(redirected from Chernovitz)
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Cher·niv·tsi(chər-nēv′tsē, -nyēw′-) or Cher·nov·tsy (-nôf′-)
A city of southwest Ukraine in the foothills of the Carpathian Mountains near the Romanian border. It was a center of the Ukrainian nationalist movement in the 19th and early 20th centuries.
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