Pronunciation: (ku-bär'ufsk; Russ. khu-bä'rufsk), [key]
1. Formerly, Far Eastern Region. a territory of the Russian Federation in NE Asia. 1,565,000; 965,400 sq. mi. (2,500,400 sq. km).
2. a port in and the capital of this territory, in the SE part, on the Amur River. 568,000.
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