Volochisk

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Volochisk

 

an urban-type settlement and center of Volochisk Raion, Khmel’nitskii Oblast, Ukrainian SSR, situated on the Zbruch River (Dnestr basin). Railroad station on the Khmel’nitskii-Ternopol’ line. Population, 11,200 (1969). Volochisk has sugar, cheese, fruit-canning, and metal products plants as well as a brickworks and a garment factory.

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