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

  • A city of southern Russia near Lake Baikal and the Mongolian border. Founded as a Cossack fortress in 1649, it is a transportation hub and a processing and manufacturing center. Population: 353,000.

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  • proper n. The capital city of Buryatia, Russia.


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