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Chernobyl

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geographical name Cher·no·byl \chər-ˈnō-bəl, (ˌ)cher-\

Definition of Chernobyl

  1. site N Ukraine of town abandoned after 1986 nuclear accident



Variants of chernobyl

or Chornobyl' play \chȯr-ˈnō-bəl\

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