a Greek marble statue (c200 b.c.) of Nike found at Samothrace and now in the Louvre, Paris.
- Nikita khrushchev
[kroo sh-chef, -chawf, kroosh-; Russian khroo-shchyawf] /ˈkrʊʃ tʃɛf, -tʃɔf, ˈkruʃ-; Russian xruˈʃtʃyɔf/ noun 1. Nikita S(ergeyevich) [ni-kee-tuh sur-gey-uh-vich;; Russian nyi-kyee-tuh syir-gye-yuh-vyich] /nɪˈki tə sɜrˈgeɪ ə vɪtʃ;; Russian nyɪˈkyi tə syɪrˈgyɛ yə vyɪtʃ/ (Show IPA), 1894–1971, Russian political leader: premier of the U.S.S.R. 1958–64. /kruːsˈtʃɒf; ˈkrʊstʃɒf; Russian xruˈʃtʃɔf/ noun 1. Nikita Sergeyevich (niˈkitə sɪrˈɡjejɪvitʃ). 1894–1971, Soviet […]
- Nikkei stock average
/ˈnɪkeɪ/ noun 1. an index of prices on the Tokyo Stock Exchange
[neek-kaw; English nik-oh, nee-koh] /ˈnik kɔ; English ˈnɪk oʊ, ˈni koʊ/ noun 1. a city on central Honshu, in central Japan: famous for shrines and temples. /ˈniːkəʊ/ noun 1. a town in central Japan, on NE Honshu: a major pilgrimage centre, with a 4th-century Shinto shrine, a Buddhist temple (767), and the shrines and mausoleums […]
noun 1. a tall evergreen tree, Abies homolepis, native to mountainous areas of Japan, having dark-green needles and purple cones, cultivated as an ornamental.