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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A hunting dog of a breed developed in the United States, having a thick short wavy coat ranging from dark brown to tan in color and known for its skill in retrieving game from water.

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  • There was a clash in one city called Kondopoga, in the north of Russia, where a group of ethnic Russians rioted, and basically forced the migrant workers out of their city.

    CNN Transcript Nov 16, 2006

  • Ron may be right - something of the sort happened in Kondopoga, Russia. wonderer

    On Thursday, the Legg report will be published along with...

  • Ron may be right - something of the sort happened in Kondopoga, Russia.

    On Thursday, the Legg report will be published along with...

  • Their deaths — at the hands of men from Azerbaijan and Chechnya — provoked angry protests and on the night of Sept. 2, a rampage through the town, followed by sporadic acts of vandalism that have continued since. link So the Times found some racists in Kondopoga.

    Archive 2006-09-01

  • Kondopoga, Russia, Sept. 9 — Ethnic animosity runs so close to the surface of Russian society that almost anything can cause it to boil over.

    Archive 2006-09-01

  • And a survey conducted last month by the state-run VTsIOM agency found that 57 percent of Russians believe that Kondopoga-like riots could break out in their town.

    Daimnation!: Russia in 2006

  • In late August, six days of rioting in the northern town of Kondopoga left at least three people dead and forced hundreds of Caucasians - dark-skinned people from the former Soviet Caucasus region - to flee.

    Daimnation!: Russia in 2006

  • During days of rioting in August, angry mobs chased Chechens and other migrants from the Caucasus region out of the northwestern town of Kondopoga.

    Daimnation!: Russia transformed

  • The trouble in Kondopoga began Aug. 30, 2006, when two local residents were killed and five others injured in a restaurant brawl with ethnic Chechens, RIA Novosti said.

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  • The longest sentence, a term of 22 years, was given to a person charged with killing two residents of the town of Kondopoga.

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