[ kawl-chahk; Russian kuhl-chyahk ]
/ kɔlˈtʃɑk; Russian kʌlˈtʃyɑk /
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A·le·ksandr Va·si·lye·vich [uh-lyi-ksahndrvuh-syee-lyi-vyich], /ʌ lyɪˈksɑndr vʌˈsyi lyɪ vyɪtʃ/, 1874–1920, Russian counterrevolutionary and admiral.
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How to use Kolchak in a sentence
There is a difference, and evidence on the subject is furnished by the fate of Yudenich, Kolchak, and Denikin.
Our peasants were mobilized by the workers; in Kolchak's camp, by the White Guard officer class.
History shared the fate of Kolchak's government and the Ukraine; it was not recognized by the delegates.
The friends of Kolchak accordingly pressed every lever to set the machinery in motion for the march against Peter's city.
Naturally, the scheme, weighted with these two accompaniments, was unacceptable to Kolchak's representatives in Paris.