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Alekhine, Alexander

Line breaks: Alex|an¦der Ale|khine
Pronunciation: /ˈalɪkiːn
 
, ˈaljəkɪn/

Definition of Alekhine, Alexander in English:

( 1892–1946), Russian-born French chess player, world champion 1927–35 and from 1937 until his death.

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