Pronunciation: (kras'nu-yärsk"; Russ. kru-snu-yärsk'), [key]
1. a territory of the Russian Federation in N and central Asia. 3,198,000; 827,507 sq. mi. (2,143,243 sq. km).
2. a town in and the capital of this territory, on the Yenisei River. 796,000.
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