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Taganrog

Syllabification: Ta·gan·rog
Pronunciation: /ˌtəɡənˈrôk, ˈtaɡənˌräɡ, -ˌrôɡ
 
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Definition of Taganrog in English:

An industrial port in southwestern Russia on the Gulf of Taganrog, which is an inlet of the Sea of Azov; population 260,700 (est. 2008). It was founded in 1698 by Peter the Great as a fortress and naval base.

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