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 (chĕn′stə-kō′və, chĕN′stô-hô′vä)
A city of southern Poland north of Katowice. Its monastery is a famous pilgrimage site.


(Polish tʃɛ̃stɔˈxɔva)
(Placename) an industrial city in S Poland, on the River Warta: pilgrimage centre. Pop: 293 000 (2005 est)


(ˌtʃɛ̃ stɔˈhɔ vɑ)

a city in S Poland. 200,000.
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Noun1.Czestochowa - a city of southern Poland whose church contains the statue of the black Madonna which attracts many pilgrims
Poland, Polska, Republic of Poland - a republic in central Europe; the invasion of Poland by Germany in 1939 started World War II
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