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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A Russian carriage pulled by three horses abreast; A modern Russian triumvirate; The cardinal number that is the sum of one and one and one.

Usage examples (37)
  • On Tuesday, Olmert did not meet with his "troika" - Barak and Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni, both of whom support a cease-fire.
  • The so-called troika of foreign ministers from Portugal
  • The meeting of the so-called troika, chaired by Malaysia's Syed
  • The so-called troika met last evening to discuss the subject, and both for more
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