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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Satis

 

an urban-type settlement in Pervomaisk Raion, Gorky Oblast, RSFSR; located on the Satis River (Oka River basin), 18 km north of Pervomaisk. Satis has a railroad station on the Shatki-Pervomaisk branch of the Arzamas-Ruzaevka line. There is a furniture factory.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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