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Andropov

[an-droh-pawf, ‐pof] /ænˈdroʊ pɔf, ‐pɒf/
noun
1.
Yuri [yoo r-ee] /ˈyʊər i/ (Show IPA), 1914–84, Russian politician: general secretary of the Communist Party 1982–84.
2.
a former name (1984–90) of Rybinsk.
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Andropov1

/ænˈdrɒpɒv; Russian ənˈdrɔːpəf/
noun
1.
a former name (1984–91) for Rybinsk

Andropov2

/ænˈdrɒpɒv; Russian ənˈdrɔːpəf/
noun
1.
Yuri Vladimirovich. 1914–84, Soviet statesman; president of the Soviet Union (1983–84)
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