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, city (1989 pop. 621,000), capital of Krasnodar Territory, SE European Russia, on the Kuban River. A river port and railroad junction, it has petroleum refineries and machinery, metalworking, textile, chemical, and food-processing plants.
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the former name of Krasnodar (until 1920), the administrative center of Krasnodar Krai, RSFSR.
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