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Originally appearing in Volume V28, Page 220 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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VOZNESENSK, a town of Russia, in the government of Kherson, on the left bank of the river Bug, at the head of navigation, 55 M. N.W. from Nikolayev, to which steamers ply regularly. Pop. 14,178. It is a river port of some importance, and holds four large fairs annually. It contains a cathedral, a public garden and distilleries and breweries.
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VOW (Lat. votum, vow, promise: cf. VOTE)

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