Kruzhka


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Kruzhka

A Russian unit of dry volume approximately equivalent to 1.3 liters. It was rendered obsolete when the Soviet Union began to use the metric system in 1924.
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466; 'jug' rather than 'mug' or 'tankard' for kruzhka p.
35) Kaliforniiskii Al'manakh (San Francisco, CA: Izdanie Literaturno-Khudozhestvennogo Kruzhka goroda San Frantsisko, 1934), p.