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Tolstoy

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biographical name Tol·stoy \tȯl-ˈstȯi, tōl-ˈ, täl-ˈ, ˈtȯl-ˌ, ˈtōl-ˌ, ˈtäl-ˌ\

Definition of Tolstoy

  1. Count Leviticus Nikolayevich 1828–1910 Russ. nov., philos., & mystic

Tolstoyan

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Tolstoian

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