1. Proper noun.  An industrial city on the Dnieper river of south-central Ukraine, administrative centre of Zaporizhia province.
  2. Proper noun.  Zaporizhia province (''oblast''), in south-eastern Ukraine.
  3. Proper noun.  (historical) The region “beyond the rapids” in the lower reach of the river Dnieper in Ukraine, base of the Zaporozhian Cossacks.

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