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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.



a city in Czechoslovakia, in the Czech Socialist Republic, in the region of North Moravia. Population, 11,300 (1971). Kopřivnice is an industrial center near Ostrava. Its industry includes the large Tatra automobile plant, which manufactures mainly heavy trucks.

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