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A city of northwest Russia on the Volga River northeast of Moscow. Founded in 1152, it was annexed by Muscovy in 1364.
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(Placename) a city in W central Russia, on the River Volga: fought over bitterly by Novgorod, Tver, and Moscow, until annexed by Moscow in 1329; textile centre. Pop: 280 000 (2005 est)
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a city in the W Russian Federation in Europe, NE of Moscow, on the Volga. 276,000.
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