Svobodnyi

Svobodnyi

 

(until 1924, Alekseevsk), a city under oblast jurisdiction and administrative center ofSvobodnyi Raion, Amur Oblast, RSFSR. Railroad station 180 km north of Blagoveshchensk. Port on the right bank of the Zeia River, a tributary of the Amur. Population, 68,000 (1975; 44,000 in 1939; 56,000 in 1959). Svobodnyi is a base for transshipment of freight from railroad to ships. It has a plant for the repair of railroad cars, the Avtozapachast’ plant (which produces spare parts for automobiles), a shipyard, plants for the production of structural members and high-voltage equipment, a mechanized foundry, and a clothing factory. The city also has an evening mechanical tech-nicum, a railroad-transportation technicum, a cooperative technicum, and a medical school.


Svobodnyi

 

an urban-type settlement in Bazarnyi Karabulak Raion, Saratov Oblast, RSFSR. Svobodnyi has a railroad station (Karabulak) on the Atkarsk-Vol’sk line. It has a poultry-raising plant and a sovkhoz for fattening cattle and hogs. A grain elevator is under construction (1975).

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// Vyp 'empervyi bokal/Za svobodnyi narod, /A vtoroi nash bokal--/Za deviz nosh "vpered.
Kopylov, "Kupit' po-russki," Svobodnyi kurs, June 8, 2007.
Pushkin's responsiveness is not slavish or imitative because it follows the calls of his free mind (svobodnyi um) and his choice "to live and suffer." (77)
(2) In Russian, the titles read: "Poklonenie volkhvov," "Pamiati Anny Akhmatovoi," "Pri vsem talante i ume," and "Etot vecher svobodnyi."
(33) "Russkii narod svobodnyi i nezavisimyi, ne est' i ne mozhet byt' prinadlezhnost'iu ni kakogo litsa i nikakogo semeistva." Quoted in N.