The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Kharkov Raion, Kharkov Oblast, Ukrainian SSR, 10 km southwest of Kharkov. Railroad station on the Kharkov-Lozovaia line; population, 12,000 (1974). Most of the inhabitants work in Kharkov.
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