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[koo -be-leek; English koo b-uh-lik] /ˈkʊ bɛ lik; English ˈkʊb ə lɪk/
[yahn] /yɑn/ (Show IPA),
1880–1940, Czech violinist and composer in Hungary.
his son, (Jeronym) Rafael [ye-raw-nim rah-fah-el] /ˈyɛ rɔ nɪm ˈrɑ fɑ ɛl/ (Show IPA), 1914–1996, Czech conductor. Unabridged
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  • Sevčik was able to develop kubelik's left hand work to the last degree of perfection—but not his bowing.

    Violin Mastery Frederick H. Martens
  • In the blue drawing-room, kubelik had just arrived and was beginning to play.

    The Soul Stealer Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
  • Nor does he seem to care for the sputtering Paganinities so dear to the heart of Mr. kubelik.

    Musical Criticisms Arthur Johnstone
  • Grace was going to hear kubelik that evening, dining first with the Halwards.

  • Ole Bull and kubelik had made great successes, he said; and so, why not he?

    Ashton-Kirk, Investigator John T. McIntyre
  • "There is also a kubelik," suggested Brigit slily, to see what he would answer.

    The Halo Bettina von Hutten
  • Mr. Kreisler's style is in sharp contrast with Mr. kubelik's.

    Musical Criticisms Arthur Johnstone
  • But kubelik is a boy, and he has 'violin hands'—fingers a kilomètre long.

    The Halo Bettina von Hutten
  • His programme yesterday was open to some of the same objections as Mr. kubelik's on Tuesday evening.

    Musical Criticisms Arthur Johnstone
  • They are fond of music, and pride themselves that they discovered Tetrazzini and kubelik long before London.

    The Amazing Argentine John Foster Fraser
British Dictionary definitions for kubelik


/Czech ˈkubɛliːk/
Raphael (ˈraːfaɛl). 1914–96, Czech conductor and composer
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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