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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Soviet physicist and dissident.

Usage examples (35)
  • Sakharov from the U.S.S.R., and the Argentinian Adolfo Pérez Esquivel received, their awards on just these grounds.
  • This change in Sakharov's circumstances and standing was a direct result of a change in his way of thinking, and his frank admission of this.
  • "Sakharov," writes Andropov, is an honest, compassionate and conscientious person.
  • When radicals such as Sakharov first proposed repeal last year, Gorbachev opposed it vehemently. for more
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