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Pripyat

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Pronunciation: /ˈpriːpjət
 
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(also Pripet /-pət/)

Definition of Pripyat in English:

A river of NW Ukraine and southern Belarus, which rises in Ukraine near the border with Poland and flows some 710 km (440 miles) eastwards through the Pripyat Marshes to join the River Dnieper north of Kiev.

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