Steppe Ukraine | Article about Steppe Ukraine by The Free Dictionary
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a term conventionally used in historical literature to designate the southern areas of the Ukraine in the late 18th and 19th centuries. The areas adjoined the northern coasts of the Black Sea and the Sea of Azov and formed part of the territory of Novorossiia.
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