The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a city (since 1963) in Kharkov Raion, Kharkov Oblast, Ukrainian SSR. Railroad station (Komarovka). Population, 12,400 (1973). Pivdennoe has a milk plant and a mill that spins and weaves cotton into cloth.
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