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Yuri [yoo r-ee] /ˈyʊər i/ (Show IPA), 1914–84, Russian politician: general secretary of the Communist Party 1982–84.
a former name (1984–90) of .
Contemporary Examples

There were, for example, a lot of jokes about Khrushchev, Brezhnev, Chernenko, and Andropov.
Inside ‘Leviathan’: Russian Filmmaker Andrey Zvyagintsev’s Award-Winning Anti-Putin Cannes Film Richard Porton May 26, 2014

a former name (1984–91) for Rybinsk
Yuri Vladimirovich. 1914–84, Soviet statesman; president of the Soviet Union (1983–84)


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