from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • A city of western Russia south-southwest of Moscow. Nearby, the Soviet Army defeated the Germans in one of the largest battles of World War II (1943).

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  • proper noun A city in Russia; the administrative center of Kursk Oblast, Russia; scene of a major World War II battle between Soviet and German forces in 1943.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a city of southwestern Russia


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