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A city of southeast Russia east of Irkutsk. Founded in 1653, it is a manufacturing center on the Trans-Siberian railroad.
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(Russian tʃiˈta)
(Placename) an industrial city in SE Russia, on the Trans-Siberian railway. Pop: 309 000 (2005 est)
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a city in SE Russia in Asia. 349,000.
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