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EtymologyEdit

рука́ (ruká, hand) +‎ -о- (-o-) +‎ води́ть (vodítʹ, to lead)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [rʊkəvɐˈdʲitʲ]
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VerbEdit

руководи́ть (rukovodítʹimpf (perfective поруководи́ть)

  1. to lead, to guide, to direct, to manage, to run (conduct or direct with authority)

Usage notesEdit

  • Per Zaliznyak, the verb is intransitive but has a present passive participle.
  • As an intransitive verb, the object is in the instrumental case.

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