Volovets

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Volovets

 

an urban-type settlement, the center of Volovets Raion, Transcarpathian Oblast, Ukrainian SSR. Located in the Carpathians, in an intermontane hollow on the Vicha River. It has a railroad station. Population, 4,300 (1969). Volovets has a lumber-processing combine, a fruit-juice and wine plant, and a tourist center.

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