The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a city in Bulgaria, in Veliko-Turnovo Okrug, near the city of Veliko-Turnovo. Population, 28,000 (1969). Gorna-Oriakhovitsa is the center of an agricultural region and produces sugar and canned fruits and also builds machinery.
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