/mɛdˈvɛdɛf/ (say med'vedef)

Dmitry Anatolyevich, born 1965, Russian politician; president 2008–12; became prime minister in 2012.

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  • Medvedev, Zhores Aleksandrovich — ▪ Soviet biologist and dissident born Nov. 14, 1925, Tbilisi, Georgia, U.S.S.R. [now in Georgia]       Soviet biologist who became an important dissident historian in the second half of the 20th century.       Zhores was the identical twin… …   Universalium

  • Medvedev, Roy Aleksandrovich — ▪ Soviet historian and dissident born Nov. 14, 1925, Tbilisi, Georgia, U.S.S.R. [now in Georgia]       Soviet historian and dissident who was one of his country s foremost historiographers in the later 20th century.       Roy was the identical… …   Universalium

  • Medvedev-Sponheuer-Karnik scale — The Medvedev Sponheuer Karnik scale, also known as the MSK or MSK 64, is a macroseismic intensity scale used to evaluate the severity of ground shaking on the basis of observed effects in an area of the earthquake occurrence. The scale was first… …   Wikipedia

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