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The first time I saw nitroglycerine was in the beginning of the Crimean War. Professor Zinin in St. Petersburg exhibited some to my father and me, and struck some on an anvil to show that only the part touched by the hammer exploded without spreading.
Alfred Nobel

Meaning of "Crimean" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CRIMEAN

Crimean  [kraɪˈmɪən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CRIMEAN

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Crimean can act as a noun and an adjective.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES CRIMEAN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Crimean

Crimea

Coordinates: 45°18′N 34°24′E / 45.3°N 34.4°E / 45.3; 34.4 Map of the Crimean Peninsula The Crimean Peninsula, also known simply as Crimea, is a major land mass on the northern coast of the Black Sea that is almost completely surrounded by water. The peninsula is located just south of the Ukrainian mainland and west of the Russian region of Kuban. It is surrounded by two seas: the Black Sea and the smaller Sea of Azov to the east. It is connected with the Ukrainian mainland by the Isthmus of Perekop and is separated from Kuban by the Strait of Kerch. The Arabat Spit is located to the northeast; a narrow strip of land that separates a system of lagoons named Sivash from the Sea of Azov. Crimea—or the Tauric Peninsula, as it was formerly known—has historically been at the boundary between the classical world and the Pontic-Caspian steppe. Its southern fringe was colonised by the ancient Greeks, the ancient Romans, the Byzantine Empire...

Definition of Crimean in the English dictionary

The definition of Crimean in the dictionary is of or relating to the Crimea or its inhabitants. Other definition of Crimean is a native or inhabitant of the Crimea.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CRIMEAN


acromion
əˈkrəʊmɪən
Alabamian
ˌæləˈbæmɪən
anthemion
ænˈθiːmɪən
antinomian
ˌæntɪˈnəʊmɪən
Bahamian
bəˈheɪmɪən
Bohemian
bəʊˈhiːmɪən
camion
ˈkæmɪən
edriophthalmian
ˌɛdrɪɒfˈθælmɪən
Endymion
ɛnˈdɪmɪən
epithalamion
ˌepɪθəˈleɪmɪən
isthmian
ˈɪsθmɪən
Mesopotamian
ˌmɛsəpəˈteɪmɪən
neonomian
ˌnɪəˈnəʊmɪən
Permian
ˈpɜːmɪən
prosimian
prəʊˈsɪmɪən
Samian
ˈseɪmɪən
Simeon
ˈsɪmɪən
simian
ˈsɪmɪən
syndyasmian
ˌsɪndɪˈæzmɪən
thermion
ˈθɜːmɪən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CRIMEAN

Crime Squad
crime wave
crime writer
crime-buster
crime-fighting
Crimea
Crimean War

WORDS THAT END LIKE CRIMEAN

Aramean
arithmetic mean
bemean
Cadmean
demean
foremean
geometric mean
golden mean
harmonic mean
mean
mean deviation from the mean
misdemean
Nemean
no mean
pygmean

Synonyms and antonyms of Crimean in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Crimean» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CRIMEAN

Find out the translation of Crimean to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Crimean from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Crimean» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

克里米亚
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Crimea
570 millions of speakers

English

Crimean
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

क्रीमिया
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

القرم
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Крымская
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Criméia
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ক্রিমিয়ান
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

de Crimée
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Crimean
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Krim
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

クリミア
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

크림
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Crimean
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Crimean
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கிரிமியன்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

क्राइमीन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Kırım
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

della Crimea
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

krymskiej
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Кримська
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Crimeea
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Κριμαίας
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Krim
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Krim
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Krim
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Crimean

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CRIMEAN»

The term «Crimean» is quite widely used and occupies the 44.302 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CRIMEAN» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Crimean

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QUOTES WITH «CRIMEAN»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word Crimean.
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Alfred Nobel
The first time I saw nitroglycerine was in the beginning of the Crimean War. Professor Zinin in St. Petersburg exhibited some to my father and me, and struck some on an anvil to show that only the part touched by the hammer exploded without spreading.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CRIMEAN»

Discover the use of Crimean in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Crimean and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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“The” Ottoman Crimean War: (1853 - 1856)
This book analyzes the Crimean War from the Ottoman perspective based mainly on Ottoman and Russian primary sources, and includes an assessment of the War s impact on the Ottoman state and Ottoman society.
Candan Badem, 2010
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Crimean War
John Sweetman. Count D. N. Bludov recalled Louis XIV's resignation at the conclusion of the Seven Years War in 1763: 'If we no longer have the means to make war, then let us make peace.' The news reached Sevastopol eight days later.
John Sweetman, 2014
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The Crimean doctors: a history of the British medical ...
A comprehensive medical history of the Crimean War, this work assesses the role of the British doctors 6 Army, navy and civilian 6 while taking account of the contemporary state of medicine and surgery, as well as the limited ...
John A. Shepherd, 1991
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The Crimean Tatars: The Diaspora Experience and the Forging ...
This volume provides the most up-to-date analysis of the ethnic cleansing of the Crimean Tatars, their exile in Central Asia and their struggle to return to the Crimean homeland.
Brian Glyn Williams, 2001
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The Crimean Khanate and Poland-Lithuania: International ...
Drawing on rich source material in several languages and three scripts (Arabic, Cyrillic, and Latin), this book presents a broad picture of international relations in early modern Eastern Europe, at the crossing point of Genghisid, Islamic, ...
Dariusz Kolodziejczyk, 2011
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British Military Intelligence in the Crimean War, 1854-1856
This book demonstrates that intelligence was a fundamental part of the Crimean War and also that this war forms a significant chapter in the history of British intelligence.
Stephen M. Harris, 1999
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The Crimean War: British Grand Strategy against Russia, 1853–56
Similarly the National Army Museum's excellent Crimean War Exhibition avoided the obvious danger of focusing entirely on the Crimea by examining the siege of Bomarsund through the experience of the small Royal Engineer detachment ...
Professor Andrew Lambert, 2013
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The Crimean War and its Impacts on Britain and Europe
The majors works used for this paper are David Wetzel’s The Crimean War and Paul W. Schroeder’s Austria, Great Britain and the Crimean War. 1 David Wetzel.
Christian Pfeiffer, 2005
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Crimea
A. Seaton, The Crimean War: A Russian Chronicle (London, 1977), p. 195. 15. Ibid., p. 196. 16. A. Khrushchev, Istoriia oborony Sevastopolia (St Petersburg, 1889), pp. 120–22; Tarle, Krymskaia voina, vol. 2, pp. 344–7; Seaton, The Crimean ...
Orlando Figes, 2011
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Crimea: The Great Crimean War, 1854-1856
A definitive history of the Crimean War includes coverage of the Charge of the Light Brigade and Florence Nightingale, and identifies a link between its developments and twentieth-century mass warfare as well as the current affairs of ...
Trevor Royle, 2004

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CRIMEAN»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Crimean is used in the context of the following news items.
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US Senator Urges to 'Meet With Force' Crimean Reunification With …
Relations between Russia and the West have been in a downward spiral since the Crimean referendum and the start of the Ukrainian conflict, ... «Sputnik International, Jul 15»
2
Crimean gang leader sentenced to 15 years in prison for killing 29 …
MOSCOW, July 7 (RAPSI) – Andrei Laptev, the leader of a criminal group that operated in Kerch, Crimea between 1994 and 2005, has been ... «RAPSI, Jul 15»
3
No need to worry about Crimean-Congo fever: health minister
TEHRAN - Health Minister Hassan Qazizdeh Hashemi has assured Iranians not to be worried about the Crimean-Congo Haemorrhagic Fever ... «Tehran Times, Jul 15»
4
Crimean tax official charged with bribery
MOSCOW, July 2 (RAPSI) – Nikolai Kochanov, the head of the Crimean department of the Federal Tax Service, has been charged with bribing ... «RAPSI, Jul 15»
5
Crimean Shipyard Head Investigated Amid String of Corruption Arrests
Russia's Federal Security Service (FSB) has opened a criminal case against the head of a Crimean shipyard in Yalta for negligence leading to ... «The Moscow Times, Jul 15»
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Crimean Tatar TV back on air
After a two-month hiatus, the world's only Crimean Tatar TV station is back on air. Only now it's in Kyiv, not Simferopol. на русском языке. «Open Democracy, Jun 15»
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Crimean Official Detained on Suspicion of Large-Scale Fraud
A high-level Crimean official has been detained after allegedly embezzling more than $865,000 in assets from the recently annexed region, the ... «The Moscow Times, Jun 15»
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Crimean Tatar minority unfurls a giant flag to celebrate ethnic identity
Crimean Tatars, an ethnic minority on the Russia-annexed Ukrainian peninsula, on Friday (June 26) celebrated the day of their national flag, ... «Ukraine Today, Jun 15»
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UNIAN: Crimean authorities ban work of ATR, 15 Minutes, Krym …
The authorities in Russian-occupied Crimea have "recommended" to the institutions of Crimean Tatar culture not to allow employees of the ... «Kyiv Post, Jun 15»
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BBC: Helping orphaned children, Crimean refugees and the army …
BBC: Helping orphaned children, Crimean refugees and the army (VIDEO). Print version. June 26, 2015, 2:21 p.m. | Ukraine abroad — by BBC. Children and ... «Kyiv Post, Jun 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Crimean [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/crimean>. Jul 2019 ».
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