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Related to Mahilyow: Mogilev
Ma·hi·lyow(mə-hē-lou′, mä-hē-lyou′) or Mo·gi·lev (mŏg′ə-lĕf′, mə-gĭ-lyôf′)
A city of east-central Belarus on the Dnieper River east of Minsk. Founded around a castle built in 1267, the city eventually passed to Russia in 1772.
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