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zem•stvo



Pronunciation: (zemst'vō; Russ. zyem'stvu), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/zemstvo.html on line 75 [key]
n.,
pl. zem•stvosPronunciation: (zemst'vōz). Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/zemstvo.html on line 89 [key]
Russ. Hist.
one of a system of elected local assemblies established in 1864 by Alexander II to replace the authority of the nobles in administering local affairs after the abolition of serfdom: became the core of the liberal movement from 1905 to 1917.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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See also:
  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/zemstvo.html on line 126 zemstvo (Encyclopedia)

 

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