Kirovohrad[kĭ-rōˈvə-hrădˌ, kē-rōˈvō-hrädˌ] or Ki·ro·vo·grad [-grădˌ, -grädˌ]
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A city of central Ukraine south-southeast of Kiev. It is primarily an agricultural trade center in the black-earth region of the southern Ukraine. Population: 248,000.