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Khrushchev

play
biographical name Khru·shchev \kru̇sh-ˈchȯf, -ˈchȯv; ˈkrüsh-ˌ; also with e for ȯ\

Definition of Khrushchev

  1. Ni*ki*ta play \nə-ˈkē-tə\ Sergeyevich 1894–1971 Soviet polit.; premier of Soviet Union (1958–64)

Khrushchevian play \kru̇sh-ˈchȯ-vē-ən, -ˈchō-\ adjective
Khrushchevite play \kru̇sh-ˈchȯ-ˌvīt, -ˈche-ˌvīt; ˈkrüsh-ˌ\ adjective



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