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Prokhorov

[proh-kuh-rawf, -rof; Russian praw-khuh-ruh f] /ˈproʊ kəˌrɔf, -ˌrɒf; Russian ˈprɔ xə rəf/
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Aleksandr Mikhailovich
[al-ig-zan-der mi-kahy-luh-vich,, -zahn-;; Russian uh-lyi-ksahn-dr myi-khahy-luh-vyich] /ˌæl ɪgˈzæn dər mɪˈkaɪ lə vɪtʃ,, -ˈzɑn-;; Russian ʌ lyɪˈksɑn dr myɪˈxaɪ lə vyɪtʃ/ (Show IPA),
1916–2002, Russian physicist: Nobel prize 1964.
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