from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A Russian national parliament during czarist times.
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- n. A Russian national parliament.
- n. A drink mixing wine and vodka, name taken from the above.
Russian, of Germanic origin; see dhē- in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Russian дума ("elective legislative assembly"). (Wiktionary)