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Leningrad(ˈlɛnɪnˌɡræd; Russian lɪninˈɡrat)
(Placename) the former name (1937–91) of Saint Petersburg
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a former name (1924–91) of St. Petersburg (def. 1).
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|Noun||1.||Leningrad - a city in the European part of Russia; 2nd largest Russian city; located at the head of the Gulf of Finland; former capital of Russia|
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