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city in E Romania, on the Danube: pop. 236,000
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A city of southeast Romania on the Danube River near the Ukrainian border. It was taken by the Turks c. 1550 and finally awarded to Romania in 1829. Population: 219,000.