исправник

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From obsolete исправля́ть ‎(ispravljátʹ, to carry out duties) +‎ -ник ‎(-nik).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

испра́вник ‎(isprávnikm anim ‎(genitive испра́вника, nominative plural испра́вники)

  1. (historical) chief police officer of a district in pre-revolutionary Russia (1775–1862)

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