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Kropotkin

[kroh-pot-kin, kruh-; Russian kruh-pawt-kyin] /kroʊˈpɒt kɪn, krə-; Russian krʌˈpɔt kyɪn/
noun
1.
Prince Pëter Alekseevich
[pyawtr uh-lyi-ksyey-yi-vyich] /ˈpyɔtr ʌ lyɪˈksyeɪ yɪ vyɪtʃ/ (Show IPA),
1842–1921, Russian geographer, author, and anarchist.
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  • An officer who knew Kropotkin when he was a page de chambre, was appointed to kill him.

    Comrade Kropotkin Victor Robinson
  • But perhaps Prince Kropotkin had in mind some strain of cow that I have not yet heard of.

    The Affable Stranger Peter McArthur
  • Yes, he was a Red, and knew his Kropotkin, but he was no anarchist.

  • It was early in the morning, and Kropotkin was still in bed.

    Comrade Kropotkin Victor Robinson
  • Higgins and Kropotkin have here put co-operative socialism or communism in a nutshell both as to its aim and program.

    Communism and Christianism William Montgomery Brown
  • So Kropotkin wired, "Most cordial thanks, but cannot accept."

    Comrade Kropotkin Victor Robinson
  • Kropotkin was puzzled where to spend the time till evening, but his big friend knew.

    Comrade Kropotkin Victor Robinson
  • At the usual time—four o'clock—Kropotkin was brought out for his walk.

    Comrade Kropotkin Victor Robinson
  • The next day, at two, another lady came to the prison, bringing Kropotkin a watch.

    Comrade Kropotkin Victor Robinson
British Dictionary definitions for Kropotkin

Kropotkin

/Russian kraˈpɔtkin/
noun
1.
Prince Peter, Russian name Pyotr Alexeyevich. 1842–1921, Russian anarchist: his books include Mutual Aid (1902) and Modern Science and Anarchism (1903)
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