The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a sandspit on the northern shore of the Sea of Azov. The Fedotov Spit is approximately 50 km long. The southern, enlarged area of the spit is called Biriuchii Island.
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