Nizhni Novgorod

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Nizhni Novgorod an industrial city in the European part of Russia; birthplace of Maksim Gorky
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Usage

In literature:

To illustrate this I take a recent instance from the province of Nizhni-Novgorod.
"Russia" by Donald Mackenzie Wallace
The origin of the play is as follows: while travelling in Russia one day, Pushkin stopped at Nizhni-Novgorod.
"Essays on Russian Novelists" by William Lyon Phelps
The city of Samara, as it presented itself to our eyes the next morning, was the liveliest place on the river Volga next to Nizhni Novgorod.
"Russian Rambles" by Isabel F. Hapgood
Martha was arrested and exiled to a convent in Nizhni-Novgorod.
"Women of the Teutonic Nations" by Hermann Schoenfeld
He was born in 1812 in the city of Simbirsk, on the Volga below Nizhni Novgorod.
"Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern, Vol. 16" by Various
Maximovich Pyeshkov, who was born at Nizhni-Novgorod on the 26th of March 1868.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 12, Slice 3" by Various
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In news:

UOP LLC, a Honeywell company, has been selected by Russia's Lukoil to provide technology to produce blending components used to make high-octane gasoline and petrochemicals at its facility in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia.
I was in the Russian city of Nizhny Novgorod (the former Soviet city of Gorky) several years ago in the company of a gaggle of editorial writers, all Americans.
Stora Enso said that it has decided to start a pre- feasibility study for a pulp and paper mill complex in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia which will be undertaken in close co-operation with the Russian government.
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In science:

Nizhny Novgorod State Technical University n. a. R. E.
Is a single photon's wave front observable?
Institute for Nuclear Research, Russian Academy of Sciences (Moscow); 2 - Irkutsk State University (Irkutsk); 3 - Moscow State University (Moscow); 4 - Nizhni Novgorod State Technical University (Nizhni Novgorod); 5 - St.
Reconstruction of Atmospheric Neutrinos with the Baikal Neutrino Telescope NT-96
Institute for Nuclear Research, Russian Acad. of Sciences (Moscow, Russia), 2 Irkutsk State University (Irkutsk, Russia), 3 Moscow State University (Moscow, Russia), 4 Nizhni Novgorod State Technical University (Nizhni Novgorod, Russia), 5 St.
Registration of atmospheric neutrinos with the Baikal neutrino telescope
Institute for Nuclear Research, Moscow, Russia b Irkutsk State University, Irkutsk, Russia c Institute of Nuclear Physics, MSU, Moscow, Russia d Nizhni Novgorod State Technical University, Nizhni Novgorod, Russia e St.
The Lake Baikal neutrino experiment: selected results
Institute for Nuclear Research, Moscow, Russia b Irkutsk State University, Irkutsk, Russia c Institute of Nuclear Physics, MSU, Moscow, Russia d Nizhni Novgorod State Technical University, Nizhni Novgorod, Russia e St.
The Lake Baikal Experiment: Selected Results
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