Definition of Russo-Japanese War in English:

Russo-Japanese War

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A war between the Russian empire and Japan 1904-5, caused by territorial disputes in Manchuria and Korea. Russia suffered a series of humiliating defeats and the peace settlement gave Japan the ascendancy in the disputed region.

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