The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a city (since 1956) in Kelmé Raion, Lithuanian SSR. Uzventis is situated on the Venta River, 24 km south of the Tryskiai railroad station on the Siauliai-Klaipéda line. Clothing is manufactured in the city.
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