Muscovy


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Muscovy:

see Moscow, grand duchy ofMoscow or Muscovy, grand duchy of,
state existing in W central Russia from the late 14th to mid-16th cent., with the city of Moscow as its nucleus.
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Muscovy

1. a Russian principality (13th to 16th centuries), of which Moscow was the capital
2. an archaic name for Russia and Moscow
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Breaking with Muscovy, he also attempted to block Romodanovskii's continuing intrusions in Ukraine.
The present work was carried out at south Sinai Experimental Research Station (Ras Suder city) which belongs to the Desert Research Center, Egypt, to investigate the utilization of some single cell protein sources on growth performance of Muscovy ducks under heat stress condition in Sinai region.
Budget Vets has delivered ducks, rabbits and degus to Abercerdin Primary School's farm in Evanstown, near Bridgend, |after the school's three Muscovy ducks were killed earlier this month
MacRobert both consider the ways polemic was deployed in fierce debates over the vernacular translation of scripture, the former in late medieval England and the latter in sixteenth-century Muscovy.
05 mL of pooled semen from 10 to 15 Muscovy drakes of line 302 (Tai and Tai, 1991).
Key words: electrocardiography, ECG, mean electrical axis, avian, Muscovy duck, Cairina moschata
She posted a photo and updated the health condition of a Muscovy drake that had a dart stuck in his neck.
The third course features Smoked Muscovy Duck With Braised Hazelnuts, House-Cured Bacon, Mache and Dried Cherry Gastrique, served with Shea Vineyard Pinot Noir.
Among the topics are archaeological finds of camels in pre-Mongol Rus', the Muslim Tatars of Muscovy and Lithuania, the Tale of the Death of Vasilii Ivanovich and the evolution of the Muscovite tsaritsa's role in 16th-century Russia, the elusive Apollo 8 earthrise photograph, the Dormition Cathedral of the Mother of God Monastery in Sviiazhsk, and rape and military courts in Petrine Russia.
For those who were trussed up like stuffed peacocks and wore wigs of horsehair coiffed with bear's fat as they strutted through the Muscovy court, everything French was the ultimate -- its language, its fashion, its joie de vivre.
In May 2010, an outbreak of disease at a duck farm at Cygnet River on Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia, occurred in 4-month-old Muscovy ducks (Cairina moschate).