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Soviet Russia

n
(Placename) (formerly) another name for Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic, Soviet Union

So′viet Rus′sia


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Noun1.Soviet Russia - formerly the largest Soviet Socialist Republic in the USSR occupying eastern Europe and northern AsiaSoviet Russia - formerly the largest Soviet Socialist Republic in the USSR occupying eastern Europe and northern Asia
Borodino - Napoleon defeated the Russians in 1812 in a pitched battle at a village in western Russia west of Moscow, but irreparably weakened his army
Russia, Soviet Union, Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, USSR - a former communist country in eastern Europe and northern Asia; established in 1922; included Russia and 14 other soviet socialist republics (Ukraine and Byelorussia and others); officially dissolved 31 December 1991
Eurasia - the land mass formed by the continents of Europe and Asia
Komi - a member of a Finnish people living in the northwestern Urals in Russia
Cheremis, Cheremiss, Mari - a member of a rural Finnish people living in eastern Russia
Inger, Ingerman, Ingrian - a member of western Finnish people formerly living in the Baltic province where Saint Petersburg was built
Mordva, Mordvin, Mordvinian - a member of the agricultural people living in the central Volga provinces of European Russia
Veps, Vepse, Vepsian - a member of a Finnish people of Russia
Mansi, Vogul - a member of a nomadic people of the northern Urals
Russian - a native or inhabitant of Russia
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An intriguing premise gets bogged down in a surfeit of subplots and back stories in this unwieldy thriller set in Soviet Russia.
The country's president recently rejected a trade pact with the European Union and instead opted for closer ties with Soviet Russia.
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