Katayev

[kuh-tah-yif]
noun
  1. Va·len·tin Pe·tro·vich [vuh-lyin-tyeen pyi-traw-vyich] /və lyɪnˈtyin pyɪˈtrɔ vyɪtʃ/, 1897–1986, Russian writer.
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