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A city of western Russia southwest of Moscow. It is an industrial center and a river port.
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(Russian kaˈluɡə)
(Placename) a city in central Russia, on the Oka River. Pop: 340 000 (2005 est)
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(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.
Auto Business News-November 28, 2017--Groupe PSA to start production of Peugeot Expert and Citroen Jumpy at PCMA Rus plant in Kaluga
Moscow/London: Fitch Ratings has affirmed Russian Kaluga Region's Long-term foreign and local currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) at 'BB' with Stable Outlooks, and Short-term foreign currency IDR at 'B'.
The airport in Kaluga, some 100 miles (180km) southwest of Moscow, opened on May 27 following a successful test flight on December 18,2014.
The Four Points by Sheraton has entered the Russian market, with its first property 174-key property located in Kaluga's main industrial hub.
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