Chekov


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Che·khov

also Che·kov  (chĕk′ôf, -ŏf, -ŏv, chyĕ′KHəf), Anton Pavlovich 1860-1904.
Russian writer whose dramas, such as The Seagull (1896, revised 1898), and stories, including "A Dreary Story" (1889), concern the inability of humans to communicate with one another.

Che·kho′vi·an (chĕ-kō′vē-ən) adj.

Che·kov

 (chĕk′ôf, -ŏf, -ŏv, chyĕ′KHəf), Anton Pavlovich
See Anton Pavlovich Chekhov.
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Pakistani writers have always absorbed the literature of other cultures and countries; writer Bilal Tanweer states that 19th century Urdu writers and poets were influenced by the Romantics and the Victorians while, in the 20th century, Saadat Hasan Manto translated the works of Anton Chekov and Guy de Maupassant.
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Then, even more emotionally, a 'For Anton' dedication appears for the Russian actor Anton Yelchin, who plays Chekov in the movie, after his death last month in a freak accident in his driveway.
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He keeps his plans secret from the rest of the crew including human-Vulcan science officer Spock (Zachary Quinto), communications officer Uhura (Zoe Saldana), navigator Pavel Chekov (Yelchin), chief engineer Montgomery Scott (Simon Pegg) and helmsman Sulu (John Cho).
He keeps his plans secret from the rest of the crew including human-Vulcan science officer Spock Zachary Quinto), communications officer Uhura (Zoe Saldana), navigator Pavel Chekov (Yelchin), chief engineer Montgomery Scott Simon Pegg) and helmsman Sulu (John Cho).