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Plekhanov

[pli-kah-nawf, -nof; Russian plyi-khah-nuh f] /plɪˈkɑ nɔf, -nɒf; Russian plyɪˈxɑ nəf/
noun
1.
Georgi (or Georgy) Valentinovich
[gyi-awr-gyee-vuh-lyin-tyee-nuh-vyich] /gyɪˈɔr gyi və lyɪnˈtyi nə vyɪtʃ/ (Show IPA),
1857–1918, Russian philosopher and leader of the Mensheviks.
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  • Plekhanov said churlishly, "And I am two hundred and thirty-three."

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  • Plekhanov said, "Similarities to the Egyptians and Sumerians."

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  • The hatch opened, the steel landing stair snaked out, and the hefty Plekhanov stepped down, closely followed by Chessman.

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  • Hawkins darted a look at Plekhanov, turned and hurried back to his plane.

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  • When he was with them, Plekhanov rubbed his hand nervously over heavy lips.

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  • Plekhanov began to bellow an angry retort but Amschel Mayer popped suddenly to his feet and lifted a hand to quiet the others.

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  • "There are no gods, as you probably know," Plekhanov said flatly.

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  • Reif bent down over his father's body for a moment, and then looked up, his lips white, at Plekhanov.

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  • "We are uniting all Texcoco," Plekhanov corrected with a scowl.

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  • Plekhanov, flanked by Chessman and Watson, strode heavily toward the ship's lounge.

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British Dictionary definitions for Plekhanov

Plekhanov

/Russian pljɪˈçɑnof/
noun
1.
Georgi Valentinovich (ˈɡjɪorɡji valɪnˈtjinəvjɪʃ). 1857–1918, Russian revolutionary; founder of Russian Marxism and leader of the Russian Social Democratic Workers' Party
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