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Tereshkova, Valentina

Syllabification: Te·resh·ko·va, Valentina
Pronunciation: /ˌtərəSHˈkôvə, ˌter-
 
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Definition of Tereshkova, Valentina in English:

( 1937-), Russian cosmonaut; full name Valentina Vladimirovna Tereshkova. In June 1963, she was the first woman to go into space.

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