The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Tarbagatai Raion, Vostochnyi Kazakhstan Oblast, Kazakh SSR, a landing on the southern shore of Lake Zaisan. Population, 6,400 (1974). The Zaisan Fish Combine is located in Priozernyi.
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