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Ros·tov  audio  (r-stôf) KEY  also Ros·tov-on-Don  (-n-dn, -dôn, -ôn-) KEY 

A city of southwest Russia on the Don River near its outlet on an arm of the Sea of Azov. The city grew around a fortress built in 1761 and was chartered in 1797. Population: 1,110,000.



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