Saint Petersburg

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geographical name Saint Pe·ters·burg \ˈpē-tərz-ˌbərg\

Definition of Saint Petersburg

  1. 1 city in western Florida on the Pinellas Peninsula southwest of Tampa population 244,769

  2. 2 or 1914–24 Petrograd \ˈpe-trə-ˌgrad, -ˌgrät\play or 1924–91 Leningrad \ˈle-nən-ˌgrad, -ˌgrät\play city of western Russia in Europe at the east end of the Gulf of Finland that was the capital of the Russian Empire 1712–1917 population 4,864,500 — see also leningrader


SAINT PETERSBURG Defined for English Language Learners

Saint Petersburg

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geographical name Saint Pe·ters·burg \ˈpē-tərz-ˌbərg\

Definition of Saint Petersburg for English Language Learners

  • : U.S. city, Florida

  • : city in Russia


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