Kosygin

[ kuh-see-gin; Russian kuh-si-gyin ]
/ kəˈsi gɪn; Russian kʌˈsɪ gyɪn /

noun

A·le·ksei Ni·ko·la·ye·vich [uh-lek-sey -nik-uh-lah-yuh-vich; Russian uh-lyi-ksyey nyi-kuh-lah-yi-vyich], /əˈlɛk seɪ ˌnɪk əˈlɑ yə vɪtʃ; Russian ʌ lyɪˈksyeɪ nyɪ kʌˈlɑ yɪ vyɪtʃ/, 1904–80, Russian politician: premier of the U.S.S.R. 1964–80.

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British Dictionary definitions for Kosygin

Kosygin
/ (Russian kaˈsiɡin) /

noun

Aleksei Nikolayevich (alɪkˈsjej nikaˈlajɪvitʃ). 1904–80, Soviet statesman; premier of the Soviet Union (1964–80)
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