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(Russian ˈnaljtʃik)
(Placename) a city in SW Russia, capital of the Kabardino-Balkar Republic, in a valley of the Greater Caucasus: health resort. Pop: 283 000 (2005 est)


(ˈnɑl tʃɪk)

the capital of the Kabardino-Balkar Autonomous Republic in the S Russian Federation in Europe. 235,000.
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Noun1.Nalchik - a city in southwestern Russia in a valley of the Caucasus Mountains; an industrial center and health resort
Russian Federation, Russia - a federation in northeastern Europe and northern Asia; formerly Soviet Russia; since 1991 an independent state
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