Donets Basin


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Donets Basin

also Don·bas  (dŏn′bäs)
A major industrial region of eastern Ukraine and southwest Russia north of the Sea of Azov and west of the Donets River. Developed after the 1870s, it is one of the densest industrial concentrations in the world.

Donets Basin

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(Placename) another name for the Donbass
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Noun1.Donets Basin - an industrial region in the Ukraine
Ukraine, Ukrayina - a republic in southeastern Europe; formerly a European soviet; the center of the original Russian state which came into existence in the ninth century
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Atlas of the Microspores and Pollen of the Middle Carboniferous of the Western Part of the Donets Basin.
According to him, the level of coal production in the Donets Basin fell by 50-70% taking into account the production at Copankas.
7%, and in the Russian part (the rest being in Ukraine) of the Donets basin, down 15.