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

  • n. A Russian national parliament during czarist times.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A Russian national parliament.
  • n. A drink mixing wine and vodka, name taken from the above.

Etymologies

Russian, of Germanic origin; see dhē- in Indo-European roots.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Russian дума ("elective legislative assembly"). (Wiktionary)

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