propiska

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English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Russian прописка (propíska), from прописывать (propísyvat', write into).

Noun[edit]

propiska (uncountable)

  1. a system of population control in the ex-USSR, (regional) residence permit, registration
  2. the stamp in the Soviet internal passport (serving as a personal ID) with the registered address.
  3. (by extension) domicile, place where one lives (as stated in the stamp)

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Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

propiska f

  1. ballpoint pen, biro (UK)
  2. (ex-USSR) propiska, registration

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

propiska f (uncountable)

  1. propiska (system of mandatory registration in ex-USSR)