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A city of western Russia southeast of Moscow. Founded as a fortress in 1636, it is a manufacturing center and railroad junction.
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(Placename) an industrial city in W Russia: founded in 1636 as a Muscovite fort; a major engineering centre. Pop: 293 000 (2005 est)
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a city in the Russian Federation, SE of Moscow. 305,000.
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