Belarus

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geographical name Be·la·rus \ˌbē-lə-ˈrüs, ˌbye-lə-\

Definition of Belarus

  1. landlocked country of north central Europe; capital Minsk area 80,154 square miles (207,599 square kilometers), population 9,468,100 Under the name Belorussia, Belarus was a constituent republic of the U.S.S.R. from 1919 to 1991.

Belarusan

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Belarusian

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Belarussian

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BELARUS Defined for English Language Learners

Belarus

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geographical name Be·la·rus \ˌbē-lə-ˈrüs, ˌbye-lə-\

Definition of Belarus for English Language Learners

  • : country in Europe



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