Soviet Russia

noun
formerly the largest Soviet Socialist Republic in the USSR occupying eastern Europe and northern Asia
Members of this Region: ↑Borodino
Instance Hypernyms: ↑Soviet Socialist Republic
Member Meronyms:
Komi, ↑Cheremis, ↑Cheremiss, ↑Mari, ↑Ingrian, ↑Inger, ↑Ingerman, ↑Mordva, ↑Mordvin, ↑Mordvinian, ↑Veps, ↑Vepse, ↑Vepsian, ↑Vogul, ↑Mansi, ↑Russian

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1. a conventional name of the Soviet Union.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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