Miri


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Miri

 

a city in eastern Malaysia, in Sarawak, in the northern part of the island of Kalimantan. Population, 35,700 (1970). It is the center of a petroleum-extraction district. Miri has a small port.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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