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Russian

associated in some way with Russia.

Russian blue
a breed of cats with short, dense, silver-tipped blue-colored coat and vivid green eyes.
Russian heavy draft
heavy draft or milk Russian horse, usually chestnut, also brown or bay.
Russian rabbit
a breed of white domestic rabbit with black extremities.
Russian trotter
light horse bred by mating Orlov horse and American trotters; all coat colors.
Russian wolfhound
see borzoi.
References in classic literature ?
And I saw the Russians come up the Yukon in boats, fresh from the sea, many Russians; and I saw Ivan creep forth from where he lay hid and make talk with them.
It will be a great day, for the Russians will be killed, the land will be made clean, and Ivan, even Ivan who thrust out my father's eyes and laid the lash of his dog-whip upon thee, will be killed.
I go now to make talk with the chiefs, so that they may know I am gone to show the Russians the way.
It was in the old days of the Russian occupancy of Alaska, when the nineteenth century had run but half its course, that Negore fled after his fleeing tribe and came upon it this summer night by the head waters of the Pee-lat.
In that place there be many Russian folk, and their rule is harsh.
But wherever we fled, and however far we fled, always did we find the hated Russian folk.
So I gave heed to my brother's words; and when I was come to Nulato, and the Russian, Ivan, laid the lash of his dog-whip upon me, I knew I must not fight.
Quickly she returned to the side of the unconscious Russian.
Russia's market reforms were supposed to privatize the majority of the old Soviet state-run operations, with all Russians having the opportunity to buy in.
The odder thing is that the Russians may have taken more from the West than the West took from the Russians.
Remember the 1966 movie The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming?
Reflecting how central oil and gas are to the buildup of these reserves, the Russians export 53 percent of their crude oil and 30 percent of their natural gas.