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Kuropatkin

[koo r-uh-pat-kin; Russian koo-ruh-paht-kyin]
noun
  1. A·le·ksei Ni·ko·la·e·vich [uh-lyi-ksyey nyi-kuh-lah-yi-vyich] /ʌ lyɪˈksyeɪ nyɪ kʌˈlɑ yɪ vyɪtʃ/, 1848–1925, Russian general.
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Historical Examples of kuropatkin

  • Russians under General Kuropatkin conquered by Japanese, 1904.

    A Literary and Historical Atlas of Asia

    J. G. Bartholomew

  • Kuropatkin was asked about the advisability of such a proceeding.

    My Life

    Josiah Flynt

  • No doubt Kuropatkin believed that that butchery had cowed the natives for all time.

    My Life

    Josiah Flynt

  • Kuropatkin received us at Askabad, the administrative Russian town.

    My Life

    Josiah Flynt

  • The interpreter (Kuropatkin spoke neither English nor German) stood at our left.

    My Life

    Josiah Flynt