Petrograd [pe-truh-grad; Russian pyi-truh-graht] EXAMPLES| noun former name (1914–24) of.
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In September 1915 the Petrograd region could obtain no more than 65 per cent.
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Apparently some people anticipate an advance on Petrograd itself.
Then just before we started to Petrograd he presented it to me.
If we have failed it is, of course, wisest that we should return to Petrograd.
But when you reach Petrograd have nothing to do with Sonya Valesky.
British Dictionary definitions for petrograd Petrograd noun a former name (1914–24) ofCollins English Dictionary – Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012