a city in the W Russian Federation in Europe, NNE of Moscow, on the Volga near the Rybinsk Reservoir.
Also called Shcherbakov (1946–57)
Also called Rybinsk Reservoir. a reservoir in the N central Russian Federation in Europe, on the upper Volga River. 1768 sq. mi. (4579 sq. km).
a city in W central Russia, on the River Volga: an important river port, terminal of the Mariinsk Waterway (between Saint Petersburg and the Volga) at the SE end of the Rybinsk Reservoir (area: 4700 sq km (1800 sq miles)). Pop: 218 000 (2005 est) Former names (from the Revolution until 1957) Shcherbakov, (1984–91) Andropov
noun 1. a city in S Poland, in Katowice province,on the Nacyna River.
noun 1. a village in NW England, in Cumbria on Rydal Water (a small lake). Rydal Mount, home of Wordsworth from 1813 to 1850, is situated here
noun, Physics. 1. a unit of energy used in atomic physics, equal to 13.606 electron-volts. Abbreviation: ry.
- Ryder cup
noun 1. the Ryder Cup, the trophy awarded in a professional golfing competition between teams representing Europe and the US