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).
Lexicographical Neighbors of Karpov
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 ..."