from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Russian ruling dynasty (1613-1917) that began with the accession of Czar Michael (1596-1645; ruled 1613-1645) and ended with the abdication of Nicholas II during the Russian Revolution.
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- n. the Russian imperial line that ruled from 1613 to 1917
- n. a member of the imperial family that ruled Russia
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