Definition of Karpov

1. Noun. Russian chess master who was world champion from 1975 until 1985 when he was defeated by Gary Kasparov (born in 1951).

Exact synonyms: Anatoli Karpov, Anatoli Yevgenevich Karpov
Generic synonyms: Chess Master



Lexicographical Neighbors of Karpov

Karmathians
Karmatian
Karmatians
Karmen unit
Karnack
Karnataka
Karnaugh map
Karnic
Karnofsky scale
Karnofsky score
Karo Batak
Karok
Karol Wojtyla
Karoo
Karpathos
Karpov (current term)
Kars
Karsavina
Karst
Kartagener's syndrome
Kartagener's triad
Kartagener syndrome
Kartik
Kartikeya
Karttika
Karttikeya
Kartu
Kartveli
Kartvelian
Kartvelians

Literary usage of Karpov

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Permafrost: Second International Conference, July 13-28, 1973 : USSR by Frederick J. Sanger, Peter J. Hyde (1978)
"... PIPELINE PI MEL'NIKOV Permafrost Institute of the Siberian Department of the USSR Academy of Sciences FG BAKULIN AND YE. G. Karpov ..."

2. Capital (1888)
"After the second game it was noted that on both occasions it was Karpov who had offered the draw—after having merely stalled ..."

3. The Works of Tennyson by Alfred Tennyson Tennyson, Hallam Tennyson Tennyson (1908)
"Vol. i (1474-1505). 1884. Vol. n (1508-21). 1895. Ed. Karpov and ... Ed. Karpov. (= Vols. xxxv, LJX, and LXXI. ..."

4. The Cambridge Modern History: Planned by the Late Lord Acton by John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton Acton, Adolphus William Ward, George Walter Prothero, Stanley Mordaunt Leathes, Ernest Alfred Benians (1908)
"Vol. i (1474-1505). 1884. Vol. n (1508-21). 1895. Ed. Karpov and ... Ed. Karpov. (= Vols. xxxv, LIX, and LXXI. ..."

5. The Other Side of the Table: The Soviet Approach to Arms Control by Michael Mandelbaum (1990)
"1. lt should be noted that at the time. Karpov was a main proponent of the "old thinking." 81. See my "Soviet 1NF Policv and Euro-strategic Options," in ..."

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