a republic extending from E Europe to N and W Asia. 6,593,000 sq. mi. (17,076,000 sq. km).
verb (used with object), Russianized, Russianizing. 1. to make Russian; impart Russian characteristics to. 2. to subordinate and force to adhere to Russian culture, ideology, etc. 3. (sometimes lowercase) to treat (leather) by a process similar to that used on Russia leather or by any process that will produce such leather. verb 1. to make […]
noun 1. oleaster.
noun 1. the autocephalous Eastern Church in Russia: the branch of the Orthodox Church that constituted the established church in Russia until 1917. Russian Orthodox Church noun 1. the national Church of Russia, constituting a branch of the Eastern Church presided over by the Patriarch of Moscow
noun 1. Also called February Revolution. the uprising in Russia in March, 1917 (February Old Style), in which the Czarist government collapsed and a provisional government was established. 2. Also called October Revolution. the overthrow of this provisional government by a coup d’état on November 7, 1917 (October 25 Old Style), establishing the Soviet government. […]