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Brest Litovsk

[brest li-tawfsk; Russian bryest lyi-tawfsk]
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noun
  1. former name (until 1921) of Brest.
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  • The Brest-Litovsk Treaty provoked no outburst of popular wrath.

    The Russian Turmoil

    Anton Ivanovich Denikin

  • As an army and a nation they went on to the Peace of Brest-Litovsk and their doom.

    Now It Can Be Told

    Philip Gibbs

  • It was at Brest-Litovsk that he displayed the audacity which is genius.

  • Renunciation of the treaties of Brest-Litovsk and Bucharest.

    America's War for Humanity

    Thomas Herbert Russell

  • The negotiations to be concluded at Brest-Litovsk and not at Stockholm.

    In the World War

    Count Ottokar Czernin