Kherson definition by Webster's New World
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port in S Ukraine, on the Dnepr near its mouth: pop. 365,000
Kherson definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A city of south-central Ukraine on the Dnieper River near the Black Sea east-northeast of Odessa. It was founded in 1778 as a naval base. Population: 319,000.