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1. or O·de·sa (ō-dĕs′ə) A city of southern Ukraine on Odessa Bay, an arm of the Black Sea. Said to occupy the site of an ancient Greek colony that disappeared between the 3rd and 4th centuries ad, Odessa was established as a Tatar fortress in the 14th century, passed to Turkey in 1764, and was captured by Russia in the 1790s. It is a major port, naval base, and resort.
2. A city of western Texas south-southwest of Lubbock. It grew after the discovery of oil in the 1920s.
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Noun1.Odesa - a port city of south central Ukraine on an arm of the Black SeaOdesa - a port city of south central Ukraine on an arm of the Black Sea
Ukraine, Ukrayina - a republic in southeastern Europe; formerly a European soviet; the center of the original Russian state which came into existence in the ninth century
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On May 2, 2014, pro-Kiev radicals blocked anti-government protesters in Odesa's House of Trade Unions and set the building on fire by hurling Molotov cocktails inside.
Kyiv: The Primorsky District Court of Odesa ruled to collect from Mr Klimov UAH 309 million and UAH 850.67 thousand in loan debt under the stabilization loan agreement between the National Bank of Ukraine and Imexbank PJSC in favor of the NBU.
has condemned the violence in the Ukrainian city of Odesa, saying "the mayhem that led to so many senseless deaths and injuries is unacceptable." State Department's Deputy Spokesperson Marie Harf said in a statement Friday that the U.S.
The Russian oil company Lukoil is holding negotiations with the Ukrainian government to remove technical obstacles preventing the start of the Odesa oil refinery belonging to the company, Lukoil President Vagit Alekperov told Interfax-Ukraine on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos.
HPDEC will seek to pay for the Odesa plant transaction via the sale of municipal bonds.