Ural Mountains

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U·ral Mountains

 (yo͝or′əl)
A range of western Russia forming the traditional boundary between Europe and Asia and extending about 2,365 km (1,470 mi) from the Arctic Ocean southward to Kazakhstan.

Ural Mountains

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Urals

pl n
(Placename) a mountain system in W central Russia, extending over 2000 km (1250 miles) from the Arctic Ocean towards the Aral Sea: forms part of the geographical boundary between Europe and Asia; one of the richest mineral areas in the world, with many associated major industrial centres. Highest peak: Mount Narodnaya, 1894 m (6214 ft)

U′ral Moun′tains


n.pl.
a mountain range in the W Russian Federation, extending N and S from the Arctic Ocean to near the Caspian Sea, forming a natural boundary between Europe and Asia. Highest peak, 6214 ft. (1894 m). Also called U′rals.
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Noun1.Ural Mountains - a mountain range in western Russia extending from the Arctic to the Caspian SeaUral Mountains - a mountain range in western Russia extending from the Arctic to the Caspian Sea; forms part of the traditional boundary between Europe and Asia
Russian Federation, Russia - a federation in northeastern Europe and northern Asia; formerly Soviet Russia; since 1991 an independent state
Translations

Ural Mountains

[ˌjʊərəˈmaʊntɪnz] npl
the Ural Mountains (also the Urals) → les monts mpl Oural, l'Oural m

Ural Mountains

[ˌjʊərəlˈmaʊntɪnz] npl the Ural Mountains (also the Urals) → gli Urali, i Monti Urali
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The rest was used for guardrooms and offices, and the mansion was called 'the House of Special Purpose of the Ural Soviet Committee'.
The Ural Soviet had sent to Moscow suggesting that Nicholas be executed.