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Troubetzkoy

[troo-bit-skoi; Russian troo-byits-koi]
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  1. N(i·ko·lai) S(er·ge·ie·vich) [nyi-kuh-lahy syir-gye-yi-vyich] /nyɪ kʌˈlaɪ syɪrˈgyɛ yɪ vyɪtʃ/. Trubetzkoy, N(ikolai) S(ergeievich).
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Trubetzkoy

or Tru·bets·koi, Trou·betz·koy

[troo-bit-skoi; Russian troo-byits-koi]
noun
  1. N(i·ko·lai) S(er·ge·ie·vich) [nyi-kuh-lahy syir-gye-yi-vyich] /nyɪ kʌˈlaɪ syɪrˈgyɛ yɪ vyɪtʃ/, 1890–1938, Russian linguist in Austria.
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  • Troubetzkoy, Prince, experiments with pear-trees at Moscow, ii.

    The Variation of Animals and Plants Under Domestication, Volume II (of 2)

    Charles Darwin