Bulganin

[ boo l-gah-nin, -gan-in; Russian bool-gah-nyin ]
/ bʊlˈgɑ nɪn, -ˈgæn ɪn; Russian bulˈgɑ nyɪn /

noun

Ni·ko·lai A·le·ksan·dro·vich [nik-uh-lahy al-ik-san-druh-vich, -sahn-; Russian nyi-kuh-lahy uh-lyi-ksahn-druh-vyich] /ˌnɪk əˈlaɪ ˌæl ɪkˈsæn drə vɪtʃ, -ˈsɑn-; Russian nyɪ kʌˈlaɪ ʌ lyɪˈksɑn drə vyɪtʃ/,1895–1975, Soviet political leader: premier 1955–58.

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British Dictionary definitions for bulganin

Bulganin
/ (Russian bulˈɡanin) /

noun

Nikolai Aleksandrovich (nikaˈlaj alɪkˈsandrəvitʃ). 1895–1975, Soviet statesman and military leader; chairman of the council of ministers (1955–58)
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