Definition of Rostov in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈrɒstɒv/
A port and industrial city in SW Russia, on the River Don near its point of entry into the Sea of Azov; population 1,048,700 (est. 2008). The city is built around a fortress erected by the Turks in the 18th century. Full name Rostov-on-Don.

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