Zvolen


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Zvolen

 

a city in Czechoslovakia, in the Slovak Socialist Republic, on the Hron River. Population, 25,400 (1970). Zvolen is a railway junction; wood-products and machine-building industries are located here, as well as a lumber-technology institute.

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