a city in Czechoslovakia, in South Moravia, Czech Socialist Republic. Population, 37,000 (1970). Prostějov has leather footwear, food, and agricultural machinery industries.

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Procured the construction works consisting in the reconstruction of the interior of the building Prostejov castle - north, west and south ground floor - where so far no structural adjustments were implemented.
Around the middle of the century, the typographer Jiff Melantrich moved his printing business from Prostejov to Prague, linking up to the work of Bartolomej Netolicky and gradually forming a successful and versatile European-style printing office, yet he only occasionally made music prints, and on a small scale.
Prostejov, clearly carrying out the tasks of coinage and glass-making once thought to be the hallmark of the oppidum; the pages dealing with this issue are some of the most valuable in the volume.
Kvitova and Safarova are good friends, Fed Cup team-mates and train at the same club in Prostejov.
30pm Football Russia: Baltika v Salyut 5pm Volleyball Jihostroj v Budvanska Rivijera 5pm Volleyball Atom Trefl Sopot v Agel Prostejov 5pm Volleyball 2004 Tomis Constanta v Schweriner 5pm Tennis ATP Paris - centre court 5.
HOPE The 21-year-old hails from the small town of Fulnek in the east of the Czech Republic and trained at the prestigious Prostejov club, but she certainly does not fit the stereotype of the Eastern European who grew up on a tennis court and was groomed for the top.
But her development accelerated when she was poached by coaches at Prostejov, where members include last year's beaten men's finalist Tomas Berdych.
Having sailed home 6-3 6-4 Kvitova, a graduate of the prestigious Prostejov club, explained: "Until I was nine I was probably the best but then I was third or fourth in my age group.
Kvitova, 21, hails from the small town of Fulnek in the east of the Czech Republic and trained at the prestigious Prostejov club.
Kvitova is a product of the Prostejov Czech tennis academy which produced Tomas Berdych and Martina Hingis among others and Navratilova insists she can race to the top of the women's game.
The subjects were from the following locations (in alphabetical order; if there was more than one subject, the number of subjects is given in brackets): Boskovice, Brno (16), Ceske Budijovice (2), Frydek-Mestek, HavleEkuv Brod, Jablonec nad Nisou, JiEen, Litomirice, Litomysl, Moravsky Krumlov, Most (2), Prague (11), Pribyslav, Prostejov, Ritka, Trutnov, Svitavy, Zdiby, Znojmo (4), and Zulova.
A WOMAN of 84 in the Czech town of Prostejov has just received a postcard from Los Angeles, posted by relatives 20 years ago.