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(ˈyɪ hlɑ vɑ)

a city in W Moravia, in the S central Czech Republic: former silver-mining center. 53,074.
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We had hardly any petrol in our VW camper and realised there would be too many people and campers going the same way out of the country, so we headed east towards Brno and then to the rural garrison town of Jihlava.Luckily, we found petrol on a small back road, but encountered a long , tiring and hazardous journey, meeting tanks and soldiers.
This note documents a recent finding of the Balkan spiny loach on the River Jihlava, extending its current geographic range in Central Europe.