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монополия

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin monopōlium via Polish monopolia or New High German Monopolia, from Ancient Greek μονοπώλιον (monopṓlion).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /mənɐˈpolʲɪjə/

NounEdit

монопо́лия (monopólijaf inan

  1. monopoly (various senses)
  2. exclusive domain
  3. (historical, pre-Soviet Russia) a government liquor store

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ReferencesEdit

  • монополия in Max Vasmer (1986), Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkogo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language], in 4 vols (second edition), Moscow: Progress — Translated from German and supplemented by O. N. Trubačóv