Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of central Ukraine south-southeast of Kiev. It is primarily an agricultural trade center in the black-earth region of the southern Ukraine. Population: 248,000.

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  • proper n. A city on the Inhul river in Ukraine, administrative centre of Kirovohrad province.
  • proper n. Kirovohrad province (oblast), in central Ukraine.

Etymologies

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From Ukrainian Кіровоград (Kirovohrád), after Bolshevik leader Sergey Kirov + град (hrad, "walled city"). Compare Russian Кировоград (Kirovográd).

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  • Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych has appointed the governors of the Kirovohrad, Sumy, Vinnytsia, Cherkasy and Ternopil regional state administrations.

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  • Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych has appointed the governors of the Kirovohrad, Sumy,

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  • Yanukovych appoints governors of Kirovohrad, Sumy, Vinnytsia, Cherkasy and Ternopil regions

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  • Serhiy Larin was appointed governor of Kirovohrad region, Yuriy Chmyr governor of Sumy region,

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  • As reported, Yanukovych on April 6 dismissed Serhiy Kunitsyn as Sevastopol mayor, Oleksandr Dombrovsky as Vinnytsia regional governor, Mykola Lavryk as Sumy regional governor, Volodymyr Movchan as Kirovohrad regional governor, and Yuriy Chyzhmar as Ternopil regional governor.

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  • Dnipropetrovsk and Kirovohrad regions temperatures of 40-42 degrees Celsius are expected.

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  • The CEC said it hadn't yet received data from two polling stations Ukraine's election district No. 101 in Kirovohrad region and from five foreign polling stations, in particular those in Austria, Georgia, Israel, Germany and Portugal.

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  • On June 17, the Kirovohrad region organization of the Svoboda All-Ukrainian Association said Lozinskyi, Horbenko and Kovalskyi killed a resident of Kirovohrad region.

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  • On June 26, the PGO detained former prosecutor of Holovanivsk district of Kirovohrad region Yevhen Horbenko and dismissed head of the district police department Mykhailo Kovalskyi suspected of infliction of grave bodily harm to Oliinyk.

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  • Zaporizhia, Kirovohrad, Luhansk, Mykolaiv, Poltava, Sumy and Cherkasy regions, as well as in Crimea and in the city of Sevastopol.

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