Saint Petersburg

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Saint Petersburg a city in the European part of Russia; 2nd largest Russian city; located at the head of the Gulf of Finland; former capital of Russia
    • n Saint Petersburg a city in western Florida on Tampa Bay; a popular winter resort
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Usage

In literature:

The deadlock in which he found himself had been preparing since his visit to Saint Petersburg.
"Balzac" by Frederick Lawton
As an earnest of that friendship, I am sending his passports to Lord Whitworth, the British Ambassador to Saint Petersburg.
"The Companions of Jehu" by Alexandre Dumas, père
There were rumours of an unhappy attachment in the Faubourg Saint Germain; of a tragedy at Petersburg.
"Phantom Fortune, A Novel" by M. E. Braddon
A grandduke gave it to me in Saint Petersburg.
"The Torrent" by Vicente Blasco Ibañez
This battle was carried on 12,000 miles by sea route from Saint Petersburg.
"The Navy as a Fighting Machine" by Bradley A. Fiske
If I was not afraid of chilblains, I would go to Saint Petersburg.
"Bohemians of the Latin Quarter" by Henry Murger
The Russians, having removed her guns and stores, set fire to the vessel, and forwarded the flag as a trophy to Saint Petersburg.
"Our Sailors" by W.H.G. Kingston
They now had that of Saint Petersburg, the shores of which appeared high and well wooded.
"Fred Markham in Russia" by W. H. G. Kingston
Being a good musician, he was much in request in so musical a society as that of Saint Petersburg.
"The Poacher" by Frederick Marryat
From Liverpool this steamer went to Saint Petersburg, and afterwards returned to Savannah in safety.
"Man on the Ocean" by R.M. Ballantyne
He established a new capital near the shores of the Baltic, and named it after his own patron saint, St. Petersburg.
"Historic Boyhoods" by Rupert Sargent Holland
You must not cross the same meridian twice before returning to Saint Petersburg.
"Bruin" by Mayne Reid
In Hamburg and Saint Petersburg, Madame Neuber received similar treatment.
"Women of the Teutonic Nations" by Hermann Schoenfeld
Then look at her capital, Saint Petersburg, and see how far from European ports it is.
"A Gallant Grenadier" by F.S. Brereton
The Circle of Chaykovsky held its meetings in a little dwelling in the suburbs of Saint Petersburg.
"Comrade Kropotkin" by Victor Robinson
From Saint Petersburg they had sent him to a prison in Siberia.
"The Enemies of Women" by Vicente Blasco Ibáñez
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In news:

Debra Dean has written a fictional account of the little saint of the homeless, Xenia of St Petersburg, in her latest work, "The Mirrored World".
The US coast Guard cutter Decisive unloaded 2 tons of cocaine in Saint Petersburg.
The City of Saint Petersburg has plans to replace the existing inverted pyramid with a new pier called "The Lens".
A BrahMos supersonic cruise missile variant on display at the International Maritime Defense Show in Saint Petersburg, Russia, 2007.
Petersburg College Saint Petersburg, FL 33701.
535 Fourth Avenue North Saint Petersburg , FL 33701.
Streets of Downtown St Petersburg Saint Petersburg , FL 33701.
400 First Street Saint Petersburg, FL.
1101 Country Club Way S Saint Petersburg, FL.
Saint Petersburg, Fla. (AP) – Desmond Jennings homered and drove in three runs as the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Minnesota Twins 6-2 on Sunday.
535 Fourth Avenue North Saint Petersburg, FL 33701.
1 Dali Blvd Saint Petersburg, FL 33701.
North Shore dr Saint Petersburg, FL.
Streets of Downtown St Petersburg Saint Petersburg, FL 33701.
1825 Fourth Street Saint Petersburg, FL.
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In science:

Fock Department of Theoretical Physics, Saint Petersburg State University, 198904, S.
General solution of scalar field cosmology with a (piecewise) exponential potential
Saint Petersburg State University Faculty of Mathematics and Mechanics SergeyV.
A simple algorithm for the evaluation of the hypergeometric series using quasi-linear time and linear space
Anton Nazarov thanks the Chebyshev Laboratory (Department of Mathematics and Mechanics, Saint-Petersburg State University) for support under the grant 11.G34.31.0026 of the Government of Russian Federation.
On affine extension of splint root systems
Saint Petersburg State Polytechnic University, St.
sPHENIX: An Upgrade Concept from the PHENIX Collaboration
Saint-Petersburg State Institute of Technology, St.
Interaction description from the non-linear electromagnetic theory point of view
Yu. (2000), “Some Extremal Problems for Gaussian and Empirical Random Fields”, in Proceedings of the Saint-Petersburg Mathematical Society, ed. N.N.
An extremal problem with applications to testing multivariate independence
Fitting a power law to the CCDF over the 61 largest observations above the lower threshold h = 296,360 (without Moscow and Saint-Petersburg), we obtain a ML-estimate of the parameter b equal to 1.56.
Robust Statistical Tests of Dragon-Kings beyond Power Law Distributions
Figure 6: p-value of the DK-test as a function of the number n1 of ranks used in the testing, for r=2 (Moscow and Saint-Petersburg as DK candidates for the distribution of Russian cities, 2010).
Robust Statistical Tests of Dragon-Kings beyond Power Law Distributions
Fock Department of Theoretical Physics, Saint-Petersburg State University, 1 ul.
Veneziano like amplitude as a test for AdS/QCD models
Central Astronomical Observatory at Pulkovo, Saint-Petersburg, Russia. (2) Special Astrophysical Observatory, Nizhnii Arhyz, Russia. (3) Astronomical Institute of Saint-Petersburg State University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia.
Spectropolarimetry and Infrared Photometry of Magnetic White Dwarfs: Vacuum Polarization Effect or Magnetic CIA?
He studied mathematics and software engineering at Saint-Petersburg State University, Russia, where he received the Dipl.
On the Sensitivity of Continuous-Time Noncoherent Fading Channel Capacity
Matveev, Methods of integration of ordinary differential equations (Russian), Lan’, Saint-Petersburg, 2003.
First integrals of ordinary linear differential systems
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Inference of the Russian drug community from one of the largest social networks in the Russian Federation
Sergey Mityagin from the Saint Petersburg Information and Analytical Center (SPb IAC) for fruitful discussions on the drug addiction profiles in the Russian Federation.
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