Iakhroma

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Iakhroma

 

a city (since 1940) in Dmitrov Raion, Moscow Oblast, RSFSR. Situated on the Moscow-Dmitrov highway. Railroad station 55 km north of Moscow. Population, 17,000 (1974). Iakhroma has a spinning and weaving mill, a bread-baking combine, and a branch of the Dmitrov Automotive Repair Plant. A textile technicum is located in the city.

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