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Yuzovka Syllabification: Yu·zov·ka
Pronunciation: /ˈyo͞ozəfkə/

Definition of Yuzovka in English:

Former name (1872–1924) for Donetsk.


Named in honor of John Hughes (1814–89), a Welshman who established its first ironworks.

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