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Leningrad

[len-in-grad; Russian lyi-nyin-graht] /ˈlɛn ɪnˌgræd; Russian lyɪ nyɪnˈgrɑt/
noun
1.
a former name (1924–91) of St. Petersburg (def 1)
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Leningrad

/ˈlɛnɪnˌɡræd; Russian lɪninˈɡrat/
noun
1.
the former name (1937–91) of Saint Petersburg
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Leningrad in Culture
Leningrad [(len-in-grad, len-in-grahd)]

Name of Saint Petersburg, Russia, from 1924 to 1991. (See Saint Petersburg.)

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