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/Russian paˈtjɔmkin/
a variant spelling of Potemkin
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  • Catherine was now dead, potyomkin was dead, Suvorof was living an exile in a village, and Panin was idle on his estates.

  • On June 14th, through the revolt of the potyomkin Tavritchesky it had shown that it was able to become a material force.

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