capital of the Russian Federation

noun
a city of central European Russia; formerly capital of both the Soviet Union and Soviet Russia; since 1991 the capital of the Russian Federation
Syn: ↑Moscow, ↑Russian capital
Instance Hypernyms: ↑national capital
Part Holonyms: ↑Russia, ↑Russian Federation
Part Meronyms: ↑Kremlin

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