[pyah-ti-gawrsk; Russian pyi-tyi-gawrsk]
a city in the SW Russian Federation in Europe, in Caucasia.
Also, Piatigorsk. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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city, Stavropol kray (region), southwestern Russia. It lies along the Podkumok River in the northern foothills of the Caucasus Mountains. It has long been a spa famous for its gentle climate and mineral springs.

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