Kodzhori

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Kodzhori

 

a climatic health resort in the Georgian SSR, at an altitude of 1,302–1,400 m, 18 km from Tbilisi. Summers are moderately warm (the average July temperature is 17°C), and winters are mild (the average January temperature is — 3°C). The precipitation averages about 800 mm a year. Persons with tuberculosis of the bones and pulmonary tuberculosis are treated in Kodzhori’s sanatoriums.

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