[shos-tuh-koh-vich; Russian shuh-stuh-kaw-vyich] /ˌʃɒs təˈkoʊ vɪtʃ; Russian ʃə stəˈkɔ vyɪtʃ/
[dih-mee-tree di-mee-tree-uh-vich;; Russian dmyee-tryee dmyee-tryi-yi-vyich] /dɪˈmi tri dɪˈmi tri ə vɪtʃ;; Russian ˈdmyi tryi ˈdmyi tryɪ yɪ vyɪtʃ/ (Show IPA), 1906–75, Russian composer.
/ˌʃɒstəˈkəʊvɪtʃ; Russian ʃəstaˈkɔvitʃ/
Dmitri Dmitriyevich (ˈdmitrij ˈdmitrijɪvitʃ). 1906–75, Soviet composer, noted esp for his 15 symphonies and his chamber music
noun 1. the cleaning of metal, etc, by a stream of shot
noun 1. a clock used in basketball games to limit to a specific length the time taken between shots.
noun, Electronics. 1. random fluctuations in the emission of electrons from a hot cathode, causing a hissing or sputtering sound (shot noise) in an audio amplifier and causing snow on a television screen.
noun 1. a small, heavy glass for serving a shot of whiskey or liquor.