Liepaja


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Liepāja

(lɪˈpɑːjə) or

Lepaya

n
(Placename) a port in W Latvia on the Baltic Sea; founded by the Teutonic Knights in 1263: a naval and industrial centre, with a fishing fleet. Pop: 86 985 (2002 est). Russian name: Libava German name: Libau

Lie•pa•ja

(liˈɛp ə yə, -ɑ yə)

n.
a seaport in W Latvia, on the Baltic. 114,900.
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Noun1.Liepaja - a city of southwestern Latvia on the Baltic Sea
Latvia, Republic of Latvia - a republic in northeastern Europe on the eastern coast of the Baltic Sea
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Swedish industrial group Trelleborg AB said on Tuesday (19 June) that it has decided to transfer the production from its Trelleborg Wheel Systems unit in Hadsten, Denmark, to a new unit in Liepaja, Latvia.
Right on the picturesque Baltic Sea shore lies a derelict and forgotten land of empty nuclear rocket storehouses, bunkers and abandoned multi-storey houses, shaping the landscape of Karaosta, the former sealed military zone in Liepaja, Latvia.
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