Definitions for magnitogorskmægˈni təˌgɔrsk
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a city in the W Russian Federation in Asia, on the Ural River. 430,000.
Category: Geography (places)
A city in Chelyabinsk oblast, Russia.
Magnitogorsk is an industrial city in Chelyabinsk Oblast, Russia, located on the eastern side of the extreme southern extent of the Ural Mountains by the Ural River. Population: 407,775; 418,545; 440,321. It was named for the Magnitnaya Mountain that was almost pure iron, a geological anomaly. It is the second largest city in Russia that does not serve as an administrative center of either a federal subject or an administrative division. The largest iron and steel works in the country, Magnitogorsk Iron and Steel Works, is located here.
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