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Dzhankoi

 

a city (since 1926) in the Crimean Oblast, Ukrainian SSR. A railroad junction. Population, 43,000 (1970). Dzhankoi has industrial facilities for building machinery, doing mechanical repairs, making reinforced-concrete articles, and canning fruit. A winery, a dairy, a meat-packing complex, and rail transport enterprises are also located in Dzhankoi.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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