Definitions

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  • n. Alternative form of sharashka.

Etymologies

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From Russian шарага (šarága).

Examples

  • Tupolev, worked from a sharaga, a secret NKVD research camp, where he was a prisoner living under fear of even worse.

    The Gun

  • Lyuty served four years in a labor camp, cutting wood near Kansk, and then was transferred to a sharaga near Moscow, where scientists and designers served their sentences.

    The Gun

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