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Ro·ma·nov

also Ro·ma·noff  (rō′mə-nôf′, rō-mä′nəf, rə-)
Russian ruling dynasty (1613-1917) that began with the accession of Czar Michael (1596-1645; ruled 1613-1645) and ended with the abdication of Nicholas II during the Russian Revolution.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Romanoff - a member of the imperial family that ruled Russia
emperor - the male ruler of an empire
2.Romanoff - the Russian imperial line that ruled from 1613 to 1917Romanoff - the Russian imperial line that ruled from 1613 to 1917
dynasty - a sequence of powerful leaders in the same family
royal family, royal house, royal line, royalty - royal persons collectively; "the wedding was attended by royalty"
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And he was cunning, for he took the ship to where the sea sucks in to the land and the waves beat white on the mountain called Romanoff.
Either meal finishes with the fruit and cream dessert, Strawberries Romanoff.
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Sardou, a popular dramatist in the 19th century, though now nearly forgotten, premiered Fedora in 1882, with the celebrated actress Sarah Bernhardt in the role of Fedora Romanoff, a Russian princess.
The notable features in the trailer include Bruce Banner struggling to keep the Hulk at bay, the clash between Iron Man and Hulk in Iron Man's Hulkbuster suit, Natasha Romanoff dropping onto the street from a plane in her bike and Captain America's shield broken in half.
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