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  • proper n. Russian flavoured vodka with a touch of honey


From Russian Кубанская (Kubánskaja) f., related to Кубань (Kubán’), Kuban, an area of southern Russian around the Kuban River and the Black Sea. (Wiktionary)


  • Dovgan Kubanskaya, a spokesman for Stolichnaya vodka which sells $2 billion a year worldwide, said Yeltsin would be sorely missed by the industry.

    Tributes pour in for Boris Yeltsin

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