[buh-rah-nuh-vich-ee; Russian buh-rah-nuh-vyi-chyi]
a city in central Byelorussia (Belarus), SW of Minsk. Unabridged
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town, Brest oblast (province), Belarus, on the southern edge of the Novogrudok Hills. It developed from a small village in the late 19th century into a major railway junction, with lines to Moscow, Warsaw, and other eastern European centres. It has cotton, food-processing, and machine construction industries. Pop. (2004 est.) 176,600.

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