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A city of western Russia southwest of Moscow. It is an industrial center and a river port.


(Russian kaˈluɡə)
(Placename) a city in central Russia, on the Oka River. Pop: 340 000 (2005 est)


(kʌˈlu gə)

a city in the W Russian Federation in Europe, SW of Moscow. 307,000.
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Noun1.Kaluga - a city of central Russia to the south of Moscow
Russian Federation, Russia - a federation in northeastern Europe and northern Asia; formerly Soviet Russia; since 1991 an independent state
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As a bleeding, mortally wounded animal licks its wounds, they remained inert in Moscow for five weeks, and then suddenly, with no fresh reason, fled back: they made a dash for the Kaluga road, and (after a victory- for at Malo-Yaroslavets the field of conflict again remained theirs) without undertaking a single serious battle, they fled still more rapidly back to Smolensk, beyond Smolensk, beyond the Berezina, beyond Vilna, and farther still.
Why did he not retire at once by the Kaluga road, abandoning Moscow?
Learned military authorities quite seriously tell us that Kutuzov should have moved his army to the Kaluga road long before reaching Fili, and that somebody actually submitted such a proposal to him.
For instance, on the twenty-eighth it is suggested to him to cross to the Kaluga road, but just then an adjutant gallops up from Miloradovich asking whether he is to engage the French or retire.
At home in our village of Kaluga all the peasants and all the women have drunk up all they possessed, and now they can't pay us any rent.
It is organized under the working group of the Public Chamber of the Kaluga Region and will monitor the implementation of the electoral rights of citizens.
Kaluga Queen, China's top caviar producer, supplies 21 of the 26 restaurants in Paris to have been awarded the maximum three Michelin stars.
Auto Business News-November 28, 2017--Groupe PSA to start production of Peugeot Expert and Citroen Jumpy at PCMA Rus plant in Kaluga
The airport in Kaluga, some 100 miles (180km) southwest of Moscow, opened on May 27 following a successful test flight on December 18,2014.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts, Europe, Africa and Middle East president Michael Wale said: "With nearly 200 hotels worldwide, we're seeing incredible growth momentum of the Four Points brand globally, and look forward to building footprint in Russia with the brand's entry to Kaluga.
Frankfurt: Volkswagen is set to reduce production and offer voluntary termination agreements to workers at its Russian factory in Kaluga as demand shrinks, according to people with direct knowledge of the plan.
Six citizens of Kyrgyzstan died in the road accident that occurred on the 221st km of the M-3 Highway in Kaluga region of Russia, reports LifeNews.