HyperDic: russian_federation

English > 1 sense of the expression Russian Federation:
NOUNlocationRussian Federation, Russiaa federation in northeastern Europe and northern Asia
English > Russian Federation: 1 sense > noun 1, location
MeaningA federation in northeastern Europe and northern Asia; formerly Soviet Russia; since 1991 an independent state.
SynonymRussia
InstancesAsian RussiaThe Russia that is part of Asia
Instance ofcountry, state, landThe territory occupied by a nation
Member ofCommonwealth of Independent States, CISAn alliance made up of states that had been Soviet Socialist Republics in the Soviet Union prior to its dissolution in Dec 1991
Part ofEurasiaThe land mass formed by the continents of Europe and Asia
PartsAmur, Amur River, Heilong Jiang, HeilongAn Asian river between China and Russia
AstrakhanA city in southwestern Russia on the delta of the Volga River
Chechnya, Chechenia, Chechen RepublicAn autonomous republic in southwestern Russia in the northern Caucasus Mountains bordering on Georgia
ChelyabinskA city in the Asian part of Russia
CherepovetsA city of east central Russia to the north of Moscow
Dnieper, Dnieper RiverA river that rises in Russia near Smolensk and flowing south through Belarus and Ukraine to empty into the Black Sea
Don, Don RiverA European river in southwestern Russia
European RussiaThe part of Russia that is part of Europe
Grozny, GroznyyThe capital of Chechnya in southwestern Russia
KalugaA city of central Russia to the south of Moscow
KareliaA region in Finland and Russia between the Gulf of Finland and the White Sea
KazanAn industrial city in the European part of Russia
KhabarovskAn administrative territory in Russia on the eastern coast of Siberia
Kola PeninsulaA peninsula in northwestern Russia projecting eastward between the Barents Sea and the White Sea
KurskA city of southwestern Russia
Lake Ilmen, IlmenA lake in northwestern Russia
Lake Ladoga, LadogaA lake in northwestern Russia to the north of St. Petersburg
Lake Onega, Onegalake in northwestern Russia near the border with Finland
Moscow, capital of the Russian Federation, Russian capitalA city of central European Russia
MurmanskA port city in northwestern Russia on the Kola Peninsula
NalchikA city in southwestern Russia in a valley of the Caucasus Mountains
Neva, Neva RiverA river in northwestern Russia flowing generally west into the Gulf of Finland
Nizhnyi Novgorod, Nizhni Novgorod, Gorki, Gorky, GorkiyAn industrial city in the European part of Russia
Novaya Zemlya, Nova ZemblaTwo islands in the Arctic Ocean belonging to Russia
NovgorodA city in northwestern Russia on the Volkhov River
NovosibirskA city in the Asian part of Russia on the Ob river
OmskA city in the Asian part of Russia
Perm, MolotovA city in the European part of Russia
Rostov, Rostov on Don, Rostov na DonuA seaport on the Don River near the Sea of Azov in the European part of Russia
SaratovAn industrial city in the European part of Russia
SiberiaA vast Asian region of Russia
SmolenskA city in western Russia on the Dnieper River
St. Petersburg, Leningrad, Peterburg, Petrograd, Saint PetersburgA city in the European part of Russia
Tien Shan, Tyan ShanA major mountain range of central Asia
UfaA city in the European part of Russia
Urals, Ural MountainsA mountain range in western Russia extending from the Arctic to the Caspian Sea
Vetluga, Vetluga RiverA river in central Russia
VladivostokA seaport in the Asian part of Russia
Volga, Volga RiverA Russian river
Volgograd, Stalingrad, TsaritsynA city in the European part of Russia on the Volga
Volkhov, Volkhov RiverA river in northwestern Russia flowing generally north into Lake Ladoga
Region ofForeign Intelligence Service, Sluzhba Vneshney Razvedki, SVRRussia's intelligence service responsible / responsible for foreign / foreign operations, intelligence-gathering and analysis, and the exchange of intelligence information
SpanishFederación Rusa, Rusia, Russia
CatalanRusia, Rússia

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