Vladikavkaz

geographical name Vlad·i·kav·kaz \ ˌvla-də-ˌkäf-ˈkäz , -ˌkaf-ˈkaz \
variants: or 1932–43 and 1955–91 Ordzhanikidze play \ˌȯr-ˌjä-nə-ˈkid-zə\ or 1944–54 Dzaudzhikau play \(d)zau̇-ˈjē-ˌkau̇\

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city of southern Russia in Europe population 312,000
Note: During World War II, Vladikavkaz marked the farthest advance of German armies into the Caucasus Mountains.

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