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Nureyev, Rudolf

Pronunciation: /ˈno͝orəˌyef/ Pronunciation: /-ˌyev/ Pronunciation: /no͝oˈrāəf/
(1939–93), Austrian ballet dancer and choreographer, born in Russia. He defected to the West in 1961 and joined the Royal Ballet in London, where he began his noted partnership with Margot Fonteyn.

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Syllabification: Nu·re·yev, Rudolf

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