Kryvyy Rih

geographical name
Kryv·​yy Rih | \ kri-ˈvē-ˈriḵ How to pronounce Kryvyy Rih (audio) \
variants: or Krivoy Rog \ ˌkri-​ˌvȯi-​ˈrōg How to pronounce Kryvyy Rih (audio) , -​ˈrȯk \

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city northeast of Odessa in southeast central Ukraine population 675,000

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“Kryvyy Rih.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Kryvyy%20Rih. Accessed 12 May. 2021.

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