[sim-yaw-nuh f; Russian syi-myaw-nuh f]
- Ni·co·lai N. [nik-uh-lahy; Russian nyi-kuh-lahy] /ˈnɪk əˌlaɪ; Russian nyɪ kʌˈlaɪ/, 1896–1986, Russian chemist: Nobel prize 1956.
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Examples from the Web for semenov
This was Dolokhov, an officer of the Semenov regiment, a notorious gambler and duelist, who was living with Anatole.
The Emperor greeted the officers and the Semenov guard, and again pressing the old man's hand went with him into the castle.