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 (ē-zhĕfsk′, ē-zhĭfsk′)
A city of west-central Russia northeast of Kazan. Its ironworks date to 1760.


(Russian iˈʒɛfsk)
(Placename) an industrial city in central Russia, capital of the Udmurt Republic. Pop: 632 000 (2005 est)



the capital of the Udmurt Autonomous Republic, in the Russian Federation in Europe, NE of Kazan. 635,000.
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The exhibition, organized by Russian scientists Vladimir and Olga Fomichev, presents works by schoolchildren aged from eleven to 18 years old from eleven cities of Russia, including from Moscow, Bratsk, Vologda, Lyubertsy, Izhevsk, Simferopol, Yalta, Norilsk, Chelyabinsk, Taganrog and Kostroma.
The bulk were built in Russian/Soviet manufacturing plants, including Tula Arsenal, Izhevsk Arsenal, and Sestroryetsk Arsenal.
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The bear finally awoke, though, in September 2013 with the merger of lzhevsk Machinebuilding Plant (Izhmash) and Izhevsk Mechanical Plant (Izhmekh).
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Mikhail Kalashnikov, in his 20s when he created the gun after the Second World War, passed away in his home city of Izhevsk, near the Ural Mountains, where his gun is still made.
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While his final months were spent in Izhevsk, the 19th-largest city in Russia, his name is famous far beyond the peaks of the Western Urals.
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