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or Vin·ni·tsa  (vĭn′ĭ-tsə, vē′nĭ-)
A city of west-central Ukraine southwest of Kiev. Founded in the 1300s, it passed to Russia in 1793 and is now a processing center and railroad junction.


(Russian ˈvinnitsə)
(Placename) a city in central Ukraine: passed from Polish to Russian rule in 1793. Pop: 353 000 (2005 est)


(ˈvɪn ɪt sə)

a city in central Ukraine, on the Bug River. 383,000.
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SOCAR operates a distribution network of petroleum retailers in Ukraine including oil storage operations in Odessa, Nikolaev, Vinnitsa, Kiev, Chernihiv, Lviv and Lutsk.
The latest project under the Ukraine Sustainable Energy Lending Facility (USELF) will support the development, construction and operation of three solar plants in the Vinnitsa region of western Ukraine.
On October 16th, the Ukrainian city of Vinnitsa (incidentally the home town of Ukraine's Jewish Prime Minister) erected the statue to the former journalist and statesman leader in the middle of the former Jewish quarter of the city.
With the 18-man squad and team officials due to fly to Kiev next Wednesday, the past few weeks of rigorous fitness sessions and warm-up matches against tough local opponents will be put to the test, mentally and physically, over a gruelling four days in Vinnitsa.
A study tour via bus continued on to Lviv (Lwow), Zhytomyr (Zytomierz), Berdychiv (Berdyczow), and Terekhova (Terechowa) in Ukraine, under the expert guidance and supremely able organization of Professor Krajka and his assistants Agata Lukasiewicz and Dominika Spadlo, and the sanction of the participating universities and the Polish consulates in Lviv and Vinnitsa.
Sergii Vernygorodskyi from the Department of Pathological Anatomy at Vinnitsa National Pirogov Memorial Medical University, Ukraine, has studied the role of the infamous corkscrew-shaped "gut bug" in the formation of intestinal metaplasia of the gastric mucosa (mucous membrane layer of the stomach).
Groysman is not much of an independent politician: He has always ridden Poroshenko's coattails, both as governor of Vinnitsa, where Poroshenko's confectionery empire has its base, and as speaker.
HOCKEY: HOCKEY:Grange have been handed a tough draw in the handed a tough draw in the European Club Champions European Club Champions Trophy in Dublin as they will Trophy in Dublin as they will face Stroitel Brest (Belarus), face Stroitel Brest (Belarus), Vinnitsa (Ukraine) and Three Vinnitsa (Ukraine) and Three Rock Rovers (Ireland) in the Rock Rovers (Ireland) in the pool competition.
System Cement owns 100% of SCG - Ukraine, LLC located in Vinnitsa, Ukraine.
Veidlinger discusses the life of the traditional Jews of shtetls in Vinnitsa Province in Ukraine throughout the Soviet period, and Bemporad focuses on the Jews of Minsk, the capital of Soviet Belorussia, in the interwar years.
In 2Q14, MHP generated USD 47mn in operating cash flow (USD 39mn in 2Q14) and invested USD 36mn into the Vinnitsa plant, silo reconstruction and new agro machinery.
According to the press-center of Batkivshchyna Party led by Yulia Timoshenko, in the Vinnitsa region the number of ballots frequently exceeded many times the number of voters registered at this or that polling station.