[ bawr-uh-deen, bor-; Russian buh-ruh-dyeen ]
/ ˈbɔr əˌdin, ˈbɒr-; Russian bə rʌˈdyin /
A·le·ksan·dr Por·fi·re·vich [al-ig-zan-der pawr-feer-uh-vich, -zahn-; Russian uh-lyi-ksahndrpuhr-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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Words nearby Borodin
born with a silver spoon in one's mouth
, born yesterday
, bornyl acetate
, bornyl formate
, boron carbide
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How to use Borodin in a sentence
It made you write to Borodin and Moussorgsky those cordial letters which pleased them so much.
And was not this restatement of the national character Borodin's great contribution to his age's life?
In 1856, while serving as an officer in the Preobrajensky Guards, he made the acquaintance of Borodin.
As in the case of Borodin we are filled with amazement at the power of work and the versatility in Korsakoff's nature.
British Dictionary definitions for Borodin
/ (ˈbɒrədɪn, Russian bəraˈdin) /
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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