Ploesti
geographical name see Ploiesti

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • PLOESTI — (Rom. Ploeşti), city in Walachia, S. central Romania. The first Jews settled in Ploesti in the second half of the 17th century. There were so few, however, that they continued to bury their dead at the cemetery at buzau . At the end of the same… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • PLOESTI — ou PLOIESTI Huitième ville de Roumanie, avec 252 000 habitants en 1992, et grand centre de la première région pétrolière du pays, située en Munténie, sur le piémont méridional de l’arc des Carpates, Ploe ルti fut d’abord une ville de contact entre …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Ploeşti — [plō̂ yesht′] city in SC Romania, north of Bucharest: pop. 254,000: also sp. Ploieşti …   English World dictionary

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  • Ploesti — /plaw yesht /, n. a city in S Rumania: center of a rich oil producing region. 207,009. Also, Ploiesti. * * * …   Universalium

  • Ploeşti — Plo•eş•ti or Plo•ieş•ti [[t]plɔˈyɛʃt[/t]] n. geg a city in S Romania. 234,021 …   From formal English to slang

  • Ploesti — /ploʊˈjɛʃtʃ/ (say ploh yeshch) noun a city in southern Romania; the centre of a rich oil producing region. Romanian, Ploieşti …   Australian English dictionary

  • Ploesti — /plaw yesht /, n. a city in S Rumania: center of a rich oil producing region. 207,009. Also, Ploiesti …   Useful english dictionary

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