Zaporizhzhya

geographical name
Za·​po·​rizh·​zhya | \ ˌzä-pə-ˈrēzh-zhyə How to pronounce Zaporizhzhya (audio) \
variants: or Russian Zaporozh'ye \ ˌzä-​pə-​ˈrȯ-​zhə How to pronounce Zaporizhzhya (audio) \ or formerly Aleksandrovsk \ ˌa-​lik-​ˈsan-​drəfsk How to pronounce Zaporizhzhya (audio) \

Definition of Zaporizhzhya

city on the Dnieper River in southeastern Ukraine population 769,500

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“Zaporizhzhya.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Zaporizhzhya. Accessed 27 May. 2022.

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