St. Petersburg

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n St. 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 St. Petersburg a city in western Florida on Tampa Bay; a popular winter resort
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Usage

In literature:

Ambassador at St. Petersburg.
"Victorian Worthies" by George Henry Blore
From these and similar difficulties, Mr. Adams did not land at St. Petersburg until the 23d of October.
"Memoir of the Life of John Quincy Adams." by Josiah Quincy
I suppose if they gave me a holiday I should spend it in St. Petersburg.
"Mr. Grex of Monte Carlo" by E. Phillips Oppenheim
He journeyed to St. Petersburg and sought an audience with Alexander.
"Rabbi and Priest" by Milton Goldsmith
Without it he could not well leave St. Petersburg.
"Albert Gallatin" by John Austin Stevens
They have been placed, and may be seen (p. 024) in the Hermitage museum of St. Petersburg.
"The Story of Russia" by R. Van Bergen
His first dramatic efforts were not very promising, though his first comedy, "The Young Married Pair," was acted in St. Petersburg in 1816.
"A Survey of Russian Literature, with Selections" by Isabel Florence Hapgood
I had a letter from Ledyard lately, dated at St. Petersburg.
"The Writings of Thomas Jefferson" by Thomas Jefferson
Kaya listened, and her thoughts went back to St. Petersburg and the class of Helmanoff.
"The Black Cross" by Olive M. Briggs
THE BUILDING OF ST. PETERSBURG.
"Peter the Great" by Jacob Abbott
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In poetry:

And then, delayed a year upon the voyage,
St Petersburg despatches came at length.
The orders were to take decisive measures:
The garrison must be brought up to strength.
"The Lieutenant" by Konstantin Simonov

In news:

Dozens of people flooded in to St Petersburg City Hall before a crucial vote on the Lens Pier project.
BP logo is seen at a fuel station of British oil company BP in St Petersburg ( ALEXANDER DEMIANCHUK, REUTERS / October 18, 2012 ).
ST PETERSBURG, Fla. Oct 9, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach.
ST PETERSBURG & WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. Four days after the election, President Barack Obama can finally claim victory in Florida.
Dali Museum, mullet flavors St Petersburg.
ST PETERSBURG, Fla. Former Florida Republican Governor Charlie Crist is officially a Democrat .
Russian police have detained dozens of protesters following rallies in Moscow and St Petersburg on Thursday against President Vladimir Putin.
"I was disgusted ," said Mendee Ligon, a member of the School Advisory Council at Lakewood High School in St Petersburg.
In this Nov 29, 2010 file photo, former Florida Gov Charlie Crist is seen during an interview with the Associated Press at the University of South Florida in St Petersburg, Fla.
The airplane taking the Baltimore Orioles to St Petersburg, Fla. On Sunday night had its flight diverted to Jacksonville because of smoke in the forward galley.
"The city of St Petersburg refuses to pay for their portion of the Trail and any future maintenance expenses .".
UCF in the Beef `O' Brady's Bowl at St Petersburg's.
ST PETERSBURG, Fla. A Tampa Bay area man faces charges after authorities say a visitor found four kittens -- one of which was dead -- in his freezer .
A Vicious Attack in St Petersburg: Anti-Gay Hostility on the Rise in Russia.
Gay rights activist hold a rainbow flag during an unsanctioned gay pride event in St Petersburg in June of 2011.
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In science:

Petersburg, 197376 Russia Ioffe Physicotechnical Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, St.
Nonlinear susceptibilities of a weakly-disordered uniaxial ferromagnet in the critical region
Petersburg Sytate Technical University, 29 Polytechnicheskaya, 195251 St.
Magnetotransport Coefficients of Sm0.55Sr0.45MnO3
Petersburg paradox contains mathematical errors that invalidate his conclusion that unbounded utility functions, specifically Bernoulli’s logarithmic utility, fail to resolve modified versions of the St.
Menger 1934 revisited
Petersburg Department of Steklov Mathematical Institute, Fontanka 27, St.
Estimates for the concentration functions of weighted sums of independent random variables
Petersburg Branch of the Steklov Institute of Mathematics, Fontanka Str. 27, 191011 St.
Universality for zeros of random analytic functions
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