Khrushchev
biographical name, adjective Nikita Sergeyevich 1894-1971 Soviet politician; premier of Soviet Union (1958-64) • Khrushchevian adjective Khrushchevite

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  • Khrushchev — Khrushchev, Nikita S …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Khrushchev — [kro͞o′shôf΄] Nikita Sergeyevich [ni kē′tä syer gā′ye vich] 1894 1971; premier of the U.S.S.R. (1958 64) …   English World dictionary

  • Khrushchev — noun Soviet statesman and premier who denounced Stalin (1894 1971) • Syn: ↑Nikita Khrushchev, ↑Nikita Sergeyevich Khrushchev • Instance Hypernyms: ↑statesman, ↑solon, ↑national leader …   Useful english dictionary

  • Khrushchev — noun English transliteration of the Russian surname Хрущёв (Xruščóv). A built in remedy for Khrushchev and Kennedy …   Wiktionary

  • Khrushchev — n. family name (Russian); Nikita Khrushchev (1894 1971), Soviet politician, first secretary of the Communist Party after the death of Stalin, premier of the Soviet Union from 1958 to 1964 …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Khrushchev — /kroosh chef, chawf, kroohsh /; Russ. /khrddooh shchyawf /, n. Nikita S(ergeyevich) /ni kee teuh serr gay euh vich/; Russ. /nyi kyee teuh syirdd gye yeuh vyich/, 1894 1971, Russian political leader: premier of the U.S.S.R. 1958 64. * * * …   Universalium

  • Khrushchev — Khrush|chev, Ni|ki|ta (1894 1971) a Russian politician who was leader of the former Soviet Union from 1953 to 1964. He publicly criticized Stalin and his policies after Stalin s death in 1953 …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Khrushchev — Khru•shchev [[t]ˈkrʊʃ tʃɛf, tʃɔf, ˈkruʃ [/t]] n. big Nikita S(ergeyevich), 1894–1971, premier of the U.S.S.R. 1958–64 …   From formal English to slang

  • Khrushchev — /krusˈtʃɒf/ (say kroohs chof) noun Nikita Sergeyevich /nɪˈkitə sɪəˈgeɪjəvitʃ/ (say ni keetuh sear gayyuhveech), 1894–1971, Soviet politician, born in Ukraine; first secretary of the Soviet Communist Party 1953–64; premier of the Soviet Union… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Khrushchev dough — ( ru. хрущёвское тесто) was the result of introducing the flour rationing in the Soviet Union. It occurred after the crops failure, which led to the food irregularities in 1963, under Nikita Khrushchev.ru iconcite… …   Wikipedia

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