[vol-guh, vohl-; Russian vawl-guh]
- a river flowing from the Valdai Hills in the W Russian Federation E and then S to the Caspian Sea: the longest river in Europe. 2325 miles (3745 km).
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Hearing that land is cheap along the Volga, he uproots his family and expands his holdings.What Tolstoy Teaches Us About Insider Trading
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The Dnieper, Volga, and Dvina used once to be living people.Russian Fairy Tales
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At Batraki we pass over the Volga by a bridge nearly a mile long.
The Volga is the largest river of Europe and has its own sea, the Caspian.
Since time immemorial, the Volga has been a great highway of trade.The Story of Russia
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He'll go about the Volga for two or three years and then we'll have him married.Foma Gordyeff
- a river in W Russia, rising in the Valdai Range and flowing through a chain of small lakes to the Rybinsk Reservoir and south to the Caspian Sea through Volgograd: the longest river in Europe. Length: 3690 km (2293 miles)
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