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Plisetskaya

[ pli-set-skah-yuh; Russian plyi-syet-skuh-yuh ]
/ plɪˈsɛt skɑ yə; Russian plyɪˈsyɛt skə yə /
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noun

Ma·ya (Mi·khai·lov·na) [mah-yuh myi-khahy-luhv-nuh], /ˈmɑ yə myɪˈxaɪ ləv nə/, 1925–2015, Soviet ballet dancer.

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