Khrushchev

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biographical name Khru·shchev \ kru̇sh-ˈchȯf , -ˈchȯv , -ˈchef , -ˈchev ; ˈkrüsh-ˌchȯf , -ˌchȯv , -ˌchef , -ˌchev \
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of Khrushchev

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

Khrushchevian

play \kru̇sh-ˈchȯ-vē-ən, -ˈchō-\ adjective

Khrushchevite

play \kru̇sh-ˈchȯ-ˌvīt, -ˈche-ˌvīt; ˈkrüsh-ˌchȯ-ˌvīt, -ˌche-ˌvīt\ adjective

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