[ ahrt-si-bah-shif; Russian uhr-tsi-bah-shyif ]
/ ˌɑrt sɪˈbɑ ʃɪf; Russian ʌr tsɪˈbɑ ʃyɪf /
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Bor·is Mi·khai·lo·vich [bawr-is mi-kahy-luh-vich, bor-; Russian buh-ryees myi-khahy-luh-vyich], /ˈbɔr ɪs mɪˈkaɪ lə vɪtʃ, ˈbɒr-; Russian bʌˈryis myɪˈxaɪ lə vyɪtʃ/, 1899–1965, U.S. illustrator and writer, born in Russia.
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