Belorussia

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geographical name Be·lo·rus·sia \ ˌbe-lō-ˈrə-shə , ˌbye-lō- \
variants: or Byelorussia play \bē-ˌe-lō-, ˌbye-lō-\

Definition of Belorussia

constituent republic of the U.S.S.R. bordering on Poland, Lithuania, and Latvia; became independent 1991 under the name Belarus
see also belorussian


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