from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of northeast Czech Republic near the Oder River. It is a manufacturing center in a coal-mining area. Population: 309,000.
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- proper n. A city in the far east of the Czech Republic.
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- n. an industrial city in northwestern Czech Republic in the Moravian lowlands; located in the coal mining area of Silesia
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Bob Bryan earned the final point for the 31-time champions by beating Lukas Dlouhy 7-6 (7-5), 6-4 in Ostrava, Czech Republic.
• At the Golden Spike meet in Ostrava, Czech Republic, U.S. hurdlers won all four of their events?
In Europe, the best of the week is the Golden Spike, a Super Grand Prix meet in Ostrava, Czech Republic.
Also at the Golden Spike Super Grand Prix meet in Ostrava, Alan Webb ran the best time of the year (3: 32.73) in the 1,500 meters to beat a powerful field.
Last week in Ostrava, Czech Republic, Dragila reclaimed the outdoor world record with her leap of 15-10.
The Finns lead Group F in Ostrava with seven points, along with Slovakia and Sweden.
He moved to the front of the pack June 8 in Ostrava, Czech Republic, where he not only won but posted the fastest time in the world this year at 3: 32.73.
Track and field's World Athletics Tour has two events — the Grand Prix Golden Spike meet in Ostrava, Czech Republic, and the Golden League-opening Bislett Games in Oslo.
It will be the Jamaican star's fourth time running at the traditional event in the north-eastern Czech city of Ostrava, which is not part of the newly established Diamond League.
Not only would the move create public health risks - just ask the polluted northeast city of Ostrava, which is taking the national government to court - but it would destroy one of the final checks on the power of politically connected major industry in this country.