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Prokhorov

[ proh-kuh-rawf, -rof; Russian praw-khuh-ruhf ]
/ ˈproʊ kəˌrɔf, -ˌrɒf; Russian ˈprɔ xə rəf /
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A·le·ksan·dr Mi·khai·lo·vich [al-ig-zan-der mi-kahy-luh-vich, -zahn-; Russian uh-lyi-ksahn-dr myi-khahy-luh-vyich], /ˌæl ɪgˈzæn dər mɪˈkaɪ lə vɪtʃ, -ˈzɑn-; Russian ʌ lyɪˈksɑn dr myɪˈxaɪ lə vyɪtʃ/, 1916–2002, Russian physicist: Nobel prize 1964.
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