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Voronoff

[vawr-uh-nawf, -nof; French vaw-raw-nawf; Russian vaw-ruh-nuh f] /ˈvɔr əˌnɔf, -ˌnɒf; French vɔ rɔˈnɔf; Russian ˈvɔ rə nəf/
noun
1.
Serge
[French serzh] /French sɛrʒ/ (Show IPA),
1866–1951, Russian physician.
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  • "The water that wasn't in the cask we had in the life-boat," Voronoff answered.

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  • It was Voronoff who, as far as he knew them, had revealed the plans of the attack to the Ogrum.

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  • "You can say that because you've got the gun," Voronoff said.

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  • A low growl came from the mass of sailors as Voronoff spoke.

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  • Voronoff looked like a man who did not believe his own ears.

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  • No one here appears to know anything of the whereabouts of Dr. Voronoff.

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  • "You were the self-appointed guardian of the water supply," Voronoff spat out the words.

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  • Michaelson and Voronoff, awakened by the hysterical cries of the youth, were sitting up.

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  • One man had been dragged, trembling, from the lowest hold where he had taken refuge—Voronoff.

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  • Craig's first dazed thought was that Voronoff's presence outside, among the Ogrum, was impossible.

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