очаг

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Etymology[edit]

From a Turkic source; compare Kyrgyz очок (oçok), Uzbek o'choq, Turkish ocak (stove); from Old Turkic očaq, očuq (stove, oven).

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оча́г (očágm inan

  1. hearth
  2. pocket (an isolated group or area)
    очаг сопротивле́ния — pocket of resistance
  3. (figuratively) breeding ground, hotbed
    очаг жёлтой лихора́дки — hotbed of yellow fever

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