Definitions for "Russia"
A country of Europe and Asia.
Russia is currently the country "in charge" of Chechnya. Russia has been warring with Chechnya for hundreds of years, and is currently the only force preventing Chechnya from gaining independence and recognition as a separate, individual country.
a former communist country in eastern Europe and northern Asia; established in 1922; included Russia and 14 other soviet socialist republics (Ukraine and Byelorussia an others); officially dissolved 31 December 1991
Keywords:  birch, bark, calfskin, sem, eighteenth
A reddish-brown calfskin impregnated with birch bark oil. A popular binding material in the late Eighteenth century, it is rarely met with today as it tends to deteriorate badly. semé A variety of binding decoration constructed from an evenly spaced array of gilt ornaments.
Tanned hide treated with birch-bark oil, frequently diced, i.e. incised with intersecting diagonal lines.
Keywords:  rouble, rur
Combellga, Rostelcom, Sovintel
Keywords:  putin, vladimir
Vladimir Putin
Keywords:  secam
Russia was a notable Australian thoroughbred racehorse. He was a chestnut son of Excitement from the mare Lady March.
a superpower in the sense that she has the capability to deliver a nuclear threat
a vital player, supplying Iran with the technology for its nuclear programme
Keywords:  muscovy, scented, calf, rich, binding
a rich, slightly scented, calf: originated in Muscovy and was very popular binding material either side of 1800.
An unsteady political and economic environment is likely to affect further an already poor payment record.