Makhachkala

geographical name
Ma·​khach·​ka·​la | \ mə-ˌkäch-kə-ˈlä How to pronounce Makhachkala (audio) \
variants: or formerly Petrovsk \ pə-​ˈtrȯfsk How to pronounce Petrovsk (audio) \

Definition of Makhachkala

city in southeastern Russia in Europe on the Caspian Sea population 575,000

Note: Makhachkala serves as capital of the autonomous republic of Dagestan.

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