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Chernenko, Konstantin

Pronunciation: /CHəˈreNGkō/
(1911–85), Soviet statesman, general secretary of the Communist Party of the former Soviet Union and president 1984–85; full name Konstantin Ustinovich Chernenko. He died after only thirteen months in office and was succeeded by Mikhail Gorbachev.

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Syllabification: Cher·nen·ko, Konstantin

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