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(Russian kuˈbanj)
(Placename) a river in SW Russia, rising in the Caucasus Mountains and flowing north and northwest to the Sea of Azov. Length: 906 km (563 miles)
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(kuˈbæn, -ˈbɑn)

a river flowing NW from the Caucasus Mountains to the Black and the Azov seas. 512 mi. (825 km) long.
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(1) Department of Pathophysiology, Kuban State Medical University, Krasnodar, Russia
He said he and another co-founder of Aknet were groundlessly dismissed and banned access to information by company's president, Kuban Ajimudinov.
"A pre-investigation check has been assigned," Natalia Smyatskaya, senior assistant to the Head of the Department of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation for the Krasnodar Territory said, Kuban.kp.ru (https://www.kuban.kp.ru/online/news/2945447/) reported.
Juraj Kuban also joins the CDMO in the role of project development manager.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Lokomotiv Kuban which will face Pynar KarE-ykaya on Thursday in THY European League arrived in ystanbul on Wednesday.
football: FOOTBALL: Dinamo Zagreb v Celtic (BT Sport Zagreb v Celtic (BT Sport 1, 5pm); Besiktas v Spurs 1, 5pm); Besiktas v Spurs FOLLOWed by Everton v Kuban FOLLOWed by Everton v Kuban Krasnodar (ITV4 5.30pm); Borussia Krasnodar (ITV4 5.30pm); Borussia Monchengladbach v Zurich Monchengladbach v Zurich (BT Sport 2, 6pm); Lille v Wolfsburg (BT Sport 2, 6pm); Lille v Wolfsburg (BT Sport 1, 8pm); Sevilla v Rijeka (BT Sport 1, 8pm); Sevilla v Rijeka (BT Sport 2, 8pm).
The public budget of Kyrgyzstan received 3.4 billion som ($59.1 million) of taxes from gold mining companies for the first eight months of 2014, Chief of the Customs and Tax Policy Department at the Ministry of Economy Kuban Aidaraliyev told Tazabek.
The aim of our research was to study the chemical composition and antioxidant power of six table grape varieties grown in the Samara Region: Adele, Pamyati Khirurga (In Memory of the Surgeon), Kuban, Russian Concord, Millennium of Moldova, Charlie [6].
FOOTBALL SPARTAK v KUBAN 5.30pm SPARTAK MOSCOW are odds-on to win their Russian Premier League clash against Kuban Krasnador this afternoon but it is difficult to be confident about their chances, writes Ian Wilkerson.
Traore has scored 18 in each of his last two full campaigns, with first Kuban Krasnodar and then Anzhi Makhachkala, and his career club record of 57 in 148 appearances is more than respectable.
Kuban Krasnodar's failure to beat 10-man Valencia at the same time - the Russians drew 1-1 with the group winners at the Mestalla - stamped Swansea's passport into the final 32 alongside continental giants such as Benfica, Juventus and Napoli.