Petrozavodsk

geographical name
Pet·​ro·​za·​vodsk | \ ˌpi-trə-zə-ˈvȯtsk How to pronounce Petrozavodsk (audio) \

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city of northwestern Russia in Europe on Lake Onega that is the capital of Karelia population 280,000

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“Petrozavodsk.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Petrozavodsk. Accessed 25 January 2020.

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