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Donetsk

Line breaks: Don¦etsk
Pronunciation: /dɒˈnjɛtsk
 
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Definition of Donetsk in English:

The leading city of the Donets Basin in Ukraine; population 974,600 (est. 2009). The city was called Yuzovka from 1872 until 1924, and Stalin or Stalino from 1924 until 1961.

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