Pomoshnaia

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Pomoshnaia

 

a city (since 1957) in Dobrovelichkovka Raion, Kirovograd Oblast, Ukrainian SSR. Railroad junction, with lines to Znamenka, Podgorodnaia, Odessa, and Cherkassy. Population, 13,700 (1974). Pomoshnaia has railroad maintenance facilities, a plant producing reinforced-concrete items, a brickyard, a cannery, and other industrial enterprises.

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