Baikonur

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geographical name Bai·ko·nur \ˌbī-kə-ˈnu̇r\
variants: or

Baykonur

\ˌbī-kə-ˈnu̇r\ or

Bayqongyr

\ˌbī-ku̇ŋ-ˈər\play

Definition of Baikonur

  1. locality in central Kazakhstan that is the site of a Soviet-built facility from which Earth satellites and interplanetary probes are launched


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