Brezhnev
biographical name Leonid Ilyich 1906-1982 Russian politician; president of U.S.S.R. (1960-64; 1977-82); 1st secretary of Communist party (1964-82)

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  • Brezhnev — Brezhnev1 [brezh′nef, brezh′nev] Leonid I(lyich) [lā ō̂ nēd′] 1906 82; general secretary of the Communist Party of the U.S.S.R. (1964 82) Brezhnev2 [brezh′nef, brezhnev] (1982 88) for NABEREZHNIYE CHELNY …   English World dictionary

  • Brezhnev — noun Soviet statesman who became president of the Soviet Union (1906 1982) • Syn: ↑Leonid Brezhnev, ↑Leonid Ilyich Brezhnev • Instance Hypernyms: ↑statesman, ↑solon, ↑national leader …   Useful english dictionary

  • Brezhnev — n. Leonid Ilyich Brezhnev (1906 1982), Soviet statesman; family name …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Brezhnev — Léonid Brejnev Léonid Brejnev Леонид Брежнев Naissance 6 décembre 1906 ( …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Brezhnev — /brezh nef/; Russ. /brddye zhnyif/, n. Leonid Ilyich /lay euh nid il yich/; Russ. /lyi u nyeet ee lyeech /, 1906 82, Russian political leader: first secretary of the Soviet Communist party 1964 66; general secretary 1966 82; president of the… …   Universalium

  • Brezhnev — noun A transliteration of the Russian surname …   Wiktionary

  • Brezhnev — Brezh|nev, Le|o|nid (1906 82) the leader of the Soviet Union from 1977 to 1982 …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Brezhnev — stor. Naberežnyje …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • Brezhnev — Brezh•nev [[t]ˈbrɛʒ nɛf[/t]] n. big Leonid Ilyich, 1906–82, president of the Soviet Union 1960–64, 1977–82, general secretary of the Soviet Communist Party 1966–82 …   From formal English to slang

  • Brezhnev — /ˈbrɛʒnɛf/ (say brezhnef) noun Leonid Ilyich /liənɪd ˈɪliɪtʃ/ (say leeuhnid ileeich), 1906–82, Soviet politician, born in Ukraine; first secretary of the Soviet Communist Party, 1964–82; president of the Soviet Union 1977–82 …   Australian English dictionary

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