Kaliningrad

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geographical name Ka·li·nin·grad \kə-ˈlē-nən-ˌgrad, -nyən-, -ˌgrät\
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Königsberg

\ˈkā-nigz-ˌbərg, Ger ˈkœ-niḵs-ˌberk\play

Definition of Kaliningrad

  1. city and port on the Pregolya River near the Vislinski Zaliv in an exclave of Russia in Europe that is surrounded by Lithuania and Poland; formerly served as the capital of East Prussia population 431,500


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