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 (ĭ-vä′nō-fräng-kĭvsk′, ē-vä′nō-fräng-kēwsk′) or I·va·no-Fran·kovsk (-kôvsk′, -kôfsk′)
A city of western Ukraine southwest of Kiev. Chartered in 1662 as Stanislov, it passed to Austria in 1772 and to Poland in 1919. The city was incorporated into the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic in 1939.
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(ɪˈvɑ noʊ frɑŋˈkɔfsk, -ˈkɒfsk)

a city in W Ukraine, S of Lvov. 220,000.
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La seccion dedicada al mundo funerario comienza con el capitulo escrito por Maciej Dcbiec en el que analiza un enterramiento junto con su ajuar funerario en la provincia ucraniana de Ivano-Frankovsk, a orillas del rio Dniester.
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He grew up in the Ukraine, graduated from High School and earned his Bachelors and Masters Degrees from the Oil & Gas Institute in Ivano-Frankovsk, Ukraine before moving to Worcester over 9 years ago.