Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • proper noun Alternative spelling of Chernobyl.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • Very high levels of radiation have been caused by atomic bomb explosions (such as those in Japan during World War II) and nuclear power plant accidents (such as the Chernobyl [also called Chornobyl] accident in 1986).

    Find Me A Cure

  • It is published along with the drawings in a book sponsored in part by a New Jersey Charity, the Children of Chornobyl Ukrainian spelling of "Chernobyl" Relief and Development Fund.

    NYC Photo Exhibit Shows Resilience and Hope at Chernobyl

  • It is published along with the drawings in a book sponsored in part by a New Jersey Charity, the Children of Chornobyl Ukrainian spelling of "Chernobyl" Relief and Development Fund.

    NYC Photo Exhibit Shows Resilience and Hope at Chernobyl

  • Belarussoil pollution from pesticide use; southern part of the country contaminated with fallout from 1986 nuclear reactor accident at Chornobyl 'in northern Ukraine

    Environment-current issues

  • Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) overfishing by unlicensed vessels is a problem; reindeer were introduced to the islands in 2001 for commercial reasons; this is the only commercial reindeer herd in the world unaffected by the 1986 Chornobyl disaster

    Environment-current issues

  • Environment—current issues: soil pollution from pesticide use; southern part of the country contaminated with fallout from 1986 nuclear reactor accident at Chornobyl 'in northern Ukraine

    Belarus

  • Environment—current issues: overfishing by unlicensed vessels is a problem; reindeer were introduced to the islands in 2001 for commercial reasons; this is the only commercial reindeer herd in the world unaffected by the 1986 Chornobyl disaster

    Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)

  • They traveled in a Chornobyl car that picked them up in Kyiv.

    Boing Boing: May 23, 2004 - May 29, 2004 Archives

  • They organized their trip through a Kyiv travel agency and the administration of the Chornobyl zone (and not her father).

    Boing Boing: May 23, 2004 - May 29, 2004 Archives

  • Chornobyl is a little known Ukrainian word for a plant named Wormwood absinthe!

    2004 March at MasterMaq's Blog

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.