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

  • A city of west-central Russia south of Moscow. It was a frequent meeting place for Lenin and his followers prior to the Bolshevik Revolution. Population: 180,000.

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  • proper n. A city in Moscow Oblast of Russia.


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  • A.T.u. LIFE 'series on Web-TV, titled' Conveyer of Happy Smiles ', features the Russian pop duo visiting the production facility in Podolsk which is packaging their new album' Happy Smiles '.

  • The joint venture, to be called Aurospharma Co., plans to set up a plant in the Podolsk district of the Moscow region, Aurobindo Pharma said in a statement.

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  • But on this day he is cheerily talking about his training dacha in the nearby town of Podolsk when his mother, Klara Kasparova, interrupts.

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  • Earlier this month Nashi's army staged a paramilitary exercise at a boot camp near Podolsk, 25 kilometers outside Moscow.

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  • Yitzhak Yaakov, a former Israeli brigadier general who became a high-tech entrepreneur, recounts that in 1993 I visited a company called Lutch in the city of Podolsk in central Russia.

    The Secret War with Iran

  • But our left — which consisted of the Azov and Podolsk infantry and the Pavlograd hussars — was simultaneously attacked and outflanked by superior French forces under Lannes and was thrown into confusion.

    War and Peace

  • But how were the agents to get the men from Moscow and Gorky, Smolensk and Penza, Shuya and Podolsk, to the prison near the village of X at the very same time?

    Excerpt: For The Relief of Unbearable Urges by Nathan Englander

  • Epstein clearly has no idea of the size of the former Soviet military archives at Podolsk, otherwise he would not expect me to read up every detail on what was happening in the Vyazma-Rhzev sector as well as my own subject.

    The Stalingrad Front

  • So does John Erickson, so does Samsonov, and so does every historian on the subject, to say nothing of the Stalingrad Front documents in TsAMO, the Central Archive of the Ministry of Defense at Podolsk.

    The Stalingrad Front

  • Together with the 1st Panzer Division, the unit was surrounded in the Kamenets-Podolsk area at the beginning of March

    Panzer Aces


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