Pestovo


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Pestovo

 

a city (settlement until 1965) and administrative center of Pestovo Raion, Novgorod Oblast, RSFSR, on the Mologa River (Volga Basin). Railroad station; population, 16,000 (1974). Pestovo has a lumber combine, furniture and garment factories, a flax-processing plant, and a creamery.

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