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Bisk:

see BiyskBiysk
, city (1989 pop. 233,000), S central Siberian Russia, on the Biya River. A port and the terminus of a branch of the Turkistan-Siberia RR, Biysk manufactures food-processing equipment and was the site of a large defense plant during the Soviet era.
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Biysk

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a city in SW Russia, at the foot of the Altai Mountains. Pop.: 216 000 (2005 est.)
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Worcester State University mathematician Richard Bisk
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