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 (bĕl′ō-rŭsh′ən, byĕl′-)
Of or relating to the region or former Soviet Socialist Republic of Belorussia.
1. A native or inhabitant of Belorussia.
2. Variant of Belarusian..


n, adj
1. (Placename) a variant spelling of Belarussian
2. (Languages) a variant spelling of Belarussian
3. (Peoples) a variant spelling of Belarussian




(ˌbyɛl əˈrʌʃ ən, ˌbɛl ə-)
1. a native or inhabitant of Belarus.
2. an East Slavic language spoken in Belarus.
3. of or pertaining to Belarus or its inhabitants.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Belorussian - a native or inhabitant of ByelorussiaBelorussian - a native or inhabitant of Byelorussia
Belarus, Belorussia, Byelarus, Byelorussia, Republic of Belarus, White Russia - a landlocked republic in eastern Europe; formerly a European soviet
European - a native or inhabitant of Europe
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Chapter seven explores the ways in which and the reasons why after the occupation and in the decades to follow Belorussian and Soviet officials were at least reluctant to honour the Minsk Underground as a heroic force of resistance.
Glagoslav Publications is a British-Dutch publishing company specializing in contemporary fiction and non-fiction by Russian, Ukrainian and Belorussian authors, as well as significant works from the past that, despite their enduring relevance, are currently unavailable in English and Dutch.
Tass news agency said the ministers would take new proposals being worked out to a commonwealth summit in the Belorussian capital of Minsk next Monday.
During the meeting, the Belorussian minister lauded strong ties between the two nations and called for the expansion of trade with the Islamic Republic in all fields.
It was the second time in three tournaments the Belorussian has retired after she collapsed on court during her second round match with Gisela Dulko at the US Open.
Summary: Moscow/Minsk, June 22, 2010, SPA -- Belorussian President Alexander Lukashenko directed today that the flow of Russian gas to the West via Belarus be stopped, saying that Russian gas monopoly Gazprom owed 260 million dollars for transit fees for the first half of.
A spokesman for Russian oil pipeline monopoly Transneft said his company didn't impose any restrictions on the Belorussian exports.
The four Kazakhs and one Belorussian crewmen said they didn't know the cargo was weapons.
She now faces seventhseeded Belorussian Victoria Azarenka who defeated Vera Zvonareva 4-6 6-4 6-0.
Belorussian gas prices to increase in line with Russian domestic prices.
Summary: Two Belorussian Air Force pilots have been killed when their SU-27 fighter plane crashed during an air show in central Poland.
Winger Alexander Hleb is also reported to be a part of the deal, with the Belorussian joining on a seasonlong loan.