from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of extreme southeast Russia on an arm of the Sea of Japan. It has been a naval base since 1872 and grew rapidly after the completion of the Trans-Siberian Railroad in the early 1900s. Population: 587,000.
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- proper n. Seaport in Eastern Russia on the Sea of Japan near North Korea, administrative centre of Primorsky Krai.
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- n. a seaport in the Asian part of Russia
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