Lubyanka

[ loo-byahng-kuh ]
/ luˈbyɑŋ kə /

noun

a prison and secret-police headquarters in central Moscow.

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Origin of Lubyanka

From the Russian word Lyubyánʾka, named after the adjacent street and square, now Dzerzhinsky Street and Square
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