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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.



an urban-type settlement in Priazovskoe Raion, Zaporozh’e Oblast, Ukrainian SSR, located 40 km from the Melitopol’ railroad station on the Fedorovka-Dzhankoi line. Local enterprises include a combine that produces foodstuffs, and a brickyard. Novovasil’evka also has a museum of history and local lore.

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