Otwock


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Otwock

 

a city in Poland, within the Warsaw metropolitan area, in Warsaw Województwo. Population, 42,000 (1973). The chief industry is food processing. It is the site of the Nuclear Research Institute of the Polish Academy of Sciences.

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1, 1939, Rabbi Yosef Yitzchak Schneersohn, the sixth Lubavitcher Rebbe, was staying in Otwock, a resort town outside of Warsaw where he'd established a Chabad yeshiva.