казённый

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Etymology[edit]

From казна́ (kazná) +‎ -ный (-nyj); derived as if казна́ (kazná) had a reducible stem, with hypothetical unreduced genitive plural *казён (*kazjón) (in fact, the noun has no genitive plural).

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казённый (kazjónnyj)

  1. state, government
  2. official, public
  3. formal, perfunctory
  4. commonplace
  5. (military) breech (of a rifle)

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