Supreme Soviet love

Definitions

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  • proper n. The bicameral parliament of the former Soviet Union

Etymologies

Macaronic translation of Верховный Совет (Verxovnyj Sovet, "Supreme Council") (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • We also talked with President Levon Ter-Petrosian of Armenia in Yerevan, President Ayaz Mutalibov of Azerbaijan in Baku, Chairman of the USSR Supreme Soviet Anatoly I. Lukyanov, and USSR Defense Minister Dmitri Yazov, in Moscow.

    Armenia: A Report from the Border

  • Our meetings later in Moscow with Defense Minister Yazov and Supreme Soviet Chairman Lukyanov made it clear that at the highest level the Soviet leadership was aware of these events.

    Armenia: A Report from the Border

  • *To obstruct the efforts of Communist Party conservatives to oust him, Gorbachev arranged for the Supreme Soviet to elect him president of the USSR in 1990.

    The J Curve

  • Our Supreme Soviet announces that it has sent troops to Afghanistan in order to help it rid itself of the atavisms of capitalism.

    A Mountain of Crumbs

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