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Kutuzov

[koo-too-zawf, -zof; Russian koo-too-zuh f] /kʊˈtu zɔf, -zɒf; Russian kuˈtu zəf/
noun
1.
Mikhail Ilarionovich
[myi-khuh-yeel ee-luh-ryi-aw-nuh-vyich] /myɪ xʌˈyil i lə ryɪˈɔ nə vyɪtʃ/ (Show IPA),
Prince of Smolensk, 1745–1813, Russian field marshal and diplomat.
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  • In the higher command there were two sharply defined parties: Kutuzov's party and that of Bennigsen, the chief of staff.

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  • You don't know how Kutuzov is pestered since his appointment as Commander in Chief.

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  • Everywhere Kutuzov retreated, but the enemy without waiting for his retreat fled in the opposite direction.

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  • Braunau was the headquarters of the commander-in-chief, Kutuzov.

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  • Ermolov wished to act on his own judgment, but Dokhturov insisted that he must have Kutuzov's instructions.

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  • "We all have our weaknesses," said Kutuzov smiling and walking away from him.

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  • Since Prince Andrew had last seen him Kutuzov had grown still more corpulent, flaccid, and fat.

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  • Kutuzov himself with all his transport took the road to Znaim.

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  • Kutuzov himself, he was told, was in the house with Prince Bagration and Weyrother.

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  • Kutuzov with his transport had still to march for some days before he could reach Znaim.

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Kutuzov

/Russian kuˈtuzəf/
noun
1.
Prince Mikhail Ilarionovich (mixaˈil iləriˈɔnəvitʃ). 1745–1813, Russian field marshal, who harried the French army under Napoleon throughout their retreat from Moscow (1812–13)
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