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MVD

abbreviation for
  1. Ministry of Internal Affairs; the police organization in the former Soviet Union, formed in 1946
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Word Origin for MVD

from Russian Ministerstvo vnutrennikh del
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Historical Examples of mvd

  • Cletus leered at her and rose to accompany the MVD to the front of the lobby.

    Satan and the Comrades

    Ralph Bennitt

  • The clerks eyes began popping, so did the blondes and those of a score of spectators, including four hard-faced MVD boys.

  • He has a degree in forestry, but he is also a colonel in MVD.

    Warren Commission (5 of 26): Hearings Vol. V (of 15)

    The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy

  • You never heard the MVD, for example, referred to in that way?

    Warren Commission (5 of 26): Hearings Vol. V (of 15)

    The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy

  • My uncle has a degree in forestry, but he is also a colonel in MVD.

    Warren Commission (5 of 26): Hearings Vol. V (of 15)

    The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy