Definition of Russian federation
1. Noun. A federation in northeastern Europe and northern Asia; formerly Soviet Russia; since 1991 an independent state.
Group relationships: Cis, Commonwealth Of Independent States
Geographical relationships: Foreign Intelligence Service, Sluzhba Vneshney Razvedki, Svr
Generic synonyms: Country, Land, State
Terms within: Karelia, Capital Of The Russian Federation, Moscow, Russian Capital, Astrakhan, Cherepovets, Chechen Republic, Chechenia, Chechnya, Grozny, Groznyy, Kaluga, Khabarovsk, Kursk, Siberia, European Russia, Gorki, Gorkiy, Gorky, Nizhni Novgorod, Nizhnyi Novgorod, Kazan, Leningrad, Peterburg, Petrograd, Saint Petersburg, St. Petersburg, Murmansk, Nalchik, Novgorod, Molotov, Perm, Rostov, Rostov Na Donu, Rostov On Don, Saratov, Smolensk, Ufa, Stalingrad, Tsaritsyn, Volgograd, Novosibirsk, Chelyabinsk, Omsk, Vladivostok, Nova Zembla, Novaya Zemlya, Kola Peninsula, Amur, Amur River, Heilong, Heilong Jiang, Dnieper, Dnieper River, Don, Don River, Ilmen, Lake Ilmen, Ladoga, Lake Ladoga, Lake Onega, Onega, Neva, Neva River, Tien Shan, Tyan Shan, Ural Mountains, Urals, Vetluga, Vetluga River, Volga, Volga River, Volkhov, Volkhov River
Specialized synonyms: Asian Russia
Group relationships: Eurasia
Derivative terms: Russian
Definition of Russian federation
1. Proper noun. Alternative formal name of Russia. The name Russia is also formal. ¹
¹ Source: wiktionary.com
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Literary usage of Russian federation
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1. Strengthening Long-Term Nuclear Security: Protecting Weapon-Usable Material by National Academies Press (U.S.), Rossiĭskai︠a︡ akademii︠a︡ nauk, NetLibrary, Inc (2006)
"... Coordinator State Contractors russian federation Ministry of Atomic Energy; russian federation on Program Ministry on Civil Defense, Extreme Situations, ..."
2. Terrorism: U.S.-Russian Workshop Proceedings by Rossiĭskai︠a︡ akademii︠a︡ nauk, National Research Council (2004)
"Humanitarian Problems of Ensuring the Information Security of the russian federation l. Study of the place and role of information security problems in the ..."
3. Scientists, Engineers, and Track-Two Diplomacy: A Half-Century of U.S by Glenn E. Schweitzer (2004)
"... Appendix I Innovation in the russian federation (2001) Elements of Innovation (in order of importance) Acquisition of equipment and machinery Industrial ..."
4. Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 1997: Hearing Before the by DIANE Publishing Company (2000)
"Article 28 of the Constitution of the russian federation clearly guarantees to all individuals regardless of religion, belief, or even citizenship the right ..."
5. Russian Defense Business Directory: St. Petersburg and Leningrad Oblastedited by Franklin J. Carvalho edited by Franklin J. Carvalho (1998)
"The law regulates relations between russian federation organs of state administration and organs of state administration of national-state and ..."
6. Weapons Transfers and Violations of the Laws of War in Turkey by James Ron (1995)
"... when Germany released frozen military aid worth $110 million to support the manufacture of two frigates for the Turkish Navy.68 The russian federation ..."