a city in S Poland. Unabridged
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Kielce (Polish ˈkjɛltsɛ)
an industrial city in S Poland. Pop: 206 796 (2007 est)

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city, capital of Swietokrzyskie wojewodztwo (province), southeastern Poland. It lies in the Swietokrzyskie ("Holy Cross") Mountains. Located on the Warsaw-Krakow rail line, Kielce is a major industrial centre that has metallurgical, machine-making, building materials, and food-production facilities.

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