The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Agdash Raion, Azerbaijan SSR, on the Shirvan Plain. Railroad station on the Baku-Tbilisi line. It has a cotton-ginning plant. A factory for the production of zinc-coated ware is under construction (1973).
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