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Che·lya·binsk

 (chĕl-yä′bĭnsk, chĭ-lyä′-)
A city of southwest Russia south of Yekaterinburg. Founded in 1736 as a Russian frontier outpost, it is a major metallurgical and industrial center.
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Chelyabinsk

(Russian tʃɪˈljabinsk)
n
(Placename) an industrial city in SW Russia; in 2013 a large meteor exploded in an airburst over the city's surrounding district. Pop: 1 067 000 (2005 est)
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Chel•ya•binsk

(tʃɛlˈyɑ bɪnsk)

n.
a city in the S Russian Federation in Asia, E of the Ural Mountains. 1,143,000.
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Noun1.Chelyabinsk - a city in the Asian part of Russia
Russian Federation, Russia - a federation in northeastern Europe and northern Asia; formerly Soviet Russia; since 1991 an independent state
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References in periodicals archive ?
Tankograd Publishing-Vertag Jochen Vollert, Germany, 2005.
Lennart Samuelson, Tankograd: The Formation of a Soviet Company Town: Cheliabinsk, 1900s-1950s.
As the subtitle of Lennart Samuelson's study of Tankograd (Cheliabinsk) suggests, the book is dedicated to The Formation of a Soviet Company Town, from the 1900s to the 1950s.