Rus·​sian·​ism | \ -shəˌnizəm\
plural -s

Definition of Russianism

1 : a special interest in or attachment to Russia or the Russian people
2 : a quality or group of qualities characteristic of Russia, its people, or its language

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First Known Use of Russianism

1827, in the meaning defined at sense 2

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