Borodin

[ bawr-uh-deen, bor-; Russian buh-ruh-dyeen ]
/ ˈbɔr əˌdin, ˈbɒr-; Russian bə rʌˈdyin /

noun

A·le·ksan·dr Por·fi·re·vich [al-ig-zan-der pawr-feer-uh-vich, -zahn-; Russian uh-lyi-ksahndr puhr-fyee-ryi-vyich], /ˌæl ɪgˈzæn dər pɔrˈfɪər ə vɪtʃ, -ˈzɑn-; Russian ʌ lyɪˈksɑndr pʌrˈfyi ryɪ vyɪtʃ/, 1833–87, Russian composer and chemist.

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Borodin
/ (ˈbɒrədɪn, Russian bəraˈdin) /

noun

Aleksandr Porfirevich (alɪkˈsandr pərfiˈrjevitʃ). 1834–87, Russian composer, whose works include the unfinished opera Prince Igor, symphonies, songs, and chamber music
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