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- proper n. A confederation of Communist states led by Russia from 1922 to 1991.
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- n. a former communist country in eastern Europe and northern Asia; established in 1922; included Russia and 14 other soviet socialist republics (Ukraine and Byelorussia and others); officially dissolved 31 December 1991
Translation of Russian Союз Советских Социалистических Республик (Soyuz Sovetskikh Sotsialisticheskikh Respublik) (Wiktionary)