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- proper n. Alternative formal name of Russia. The name Russia is also formal.
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- n. a federation in northeastern Europe and northern Asia; formerly Soviet Russia; since 1991 an independent state
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I am pleased to announce that Australia and the Russian Federation have commenced consultations on expanding the 1990 Australia-Russia agreement concerning the peaceful uses of nuclear energy, to bring the scope of the agreement into line with Australia's other bilateral safeguards agreements.