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Simferopol

Syllabification: Sim·fe·ro·pol
Pronunciation: /ˌsimfəˈrôpəl
 
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Definition of Simferopol in English:

A city in the Crimea, Ukraine; population 337,100 (est. 2009). It was settled by the Tartars in the 16th century, when it was known as Ak-Mechet, and was seized in 1736 by the Russians.

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