The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement and administrative center of Popel’nia Raion, Zhitomir Oblast, Ukrainian SSR. Railroad station on the Kazatin-Fastov line. Popel’nia has a milk plant, a cannery, and a mixed-feed plant.
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