Moscow

geographical name
Mos·​cow | \ ˈmä-(ˌ)skō How to pronounce Moscow (audio) , -ˌskau̇ \
variants: or Russian Moskva \ mäsk-​ˈvä How to pronounce Moscow (audio) \

Definition of Moscow

1 river 315 miles (507 kilometers) long in west central Russia in Europe flowing east into the Oka River
2 city and capital of Russia and formerly of the Soviet Union and of Soviet Russia on the Moscow River population 11,563,000 — see muscovy — see also muscovite sense 1

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“Moscow.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Moscow. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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