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Geo: Russia Vocabulary

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Europe
the huge peninsula west of the Ural Mountains
tundra
treeless plains with snow and ice (except during summer)
permafrost
soil at or below freezing for at least two years
taiga (boreal forest)
cold, evergreen forest near the Arctic Circle
steppe
semi-arid grasslands in Asia
vegetation
plant life
woodlands
forest
inland sea
huge, salty lake
czar
Russia's historic "king"
Cold War
U.S. versus Soviet Union - threats to use nuclear weapons
arms race
competition between countries to have the best and most weapons
currency
money