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 (nĭk′ə-lä′yəf, nyĭ′kə-)


(Russian nikaˈlajɪf)
(Placename) a city in S Ukraine on the Southern Bug about 64 km (40 miles) from the Black Sea: founded as a naval base in 1788; one of the leading Black Sea ports. Pop: 518 000 (2005 est). Former name: Vernoleninsk


or Ni•ko•la•ev

(ˌnɪk əˈlɑ yəf)

a city in S Ukraine, on the Bug River. 503,000.
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According to Kristina Nikolayeva, the spokeswoman of Ukraine's infrastructure ministry, "The transit of Ukraine goods has not yet begun".
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Listening to the work's dedicatee Tatiana Nikolayeva on disc, the E flat minor Prelude's insistent trills and tremolos sounded like vamping but in Donohoe's hands they tolled menacingly and manically like La campanella heard by De Quincey after a heavy night on laudanum.
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I am just a normal mum," Yelena Nikolayeva, replied as she handed the boy to Putin, Russia's paramount leader.
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Suelen ser los dedicatarios de las obras, a quienes se asocia con ellas y que en ocasiones vuelven un reto su interpretacion por alguien mas, o los discipulos de los maestros: asi ocurre con algunos solistas de Verdi, pero tambien con Tatiana Nikolayeva, para los 24 Preludios y Fugas de Shostakovich, o con Robert Craft para la obra orquestal de Stravinsky.
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