схватка

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схва́тка (shvátkaf

  1. (countable, military) skirmish (a brief battle between small groups)
  2. (countable, figuratively) skirmish, squabble (a minor dispute)
  3. (countable) melee
  4. (countable) scrimmage, rough-and-tumble

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RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

схвати́ть (sxvatítʹ) +‎ -ка (-ka)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈsxvatkə]
  • (file)

NounEdit

схва́тка (sxvátkaf inan (genitive схва́тки, nominative plural схва́тки, genitive plural схва́ток)

  1. skirmish, fight, combat, encounter
  2. scuffle, squabble
  3. (medicine) contraction (a strong and often painful shortening of the uterine muscles prior to or during childbirth)

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