Pushkin

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biographical name Push·kin \ˈpu̇sh-kən\

Definition of Pushkin

  1. Aleksandr Sergeyevich 1799–1837 Russian poet

Pushkinian

play \pu̇sh-ˈki-nē-ən\ adjective

Pushkin

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geographical name Push·kin \ˈpu̇sh-kən\
variants: or formerly

Tsarskoye Selo

\ˈ(t)sär-skə-yə-sə-ˈlȯ\play or

Detskoe Selo

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Definition of Pushkin

  1. city in western Russia in Europe south of Saint Petersburg population 95,300


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