Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • suffix Slope: anticline.

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

Back-formation from -clinal.

Examples

  • In 2005, however, Vasilenko, then 84, was again arrested in Moscow and charged with illegal weapons possession.

    Four spies Russia freed have little in common with swap counterparts

  • But after six months of imprisonment and interrogation, Vasilenko was released without charge and fired.

    Four spies Russia freed have little in common with swap counterparts

  • -- A July 9 A-section article about the four people released by Russia as part of a spy swap misstated the age of Gennady Vasilenko, a former KGB officer, at the time of his arrest in 2005.

    Corrections

  • But suspicions lingered, and Vasilenko was arrested again in 2006 in Moscow and sentenced to three years in prison for illegal weapons possession and resistance to authorities.

    The Guardian World News

  • Gennady Vasilenko, a former KGB officer who worked in Washington and Latin America, was accused by Hansen of spying for the US.

    The Guardian World News

  • Gennady Vasilenko, a former KGB officer, flew to the United States.

    KJCT8.com - Local News

  • Vasilenko was sentenced to three years in prison for illegal weapons possession and resistance to authority.

    KETV.com - Local News

  • Vasilenko, a former K.G.B. major who was arrested in 1998 for contacts with a C.I.A. officer but eventually released only to be arrested again in 2005 and later convicted on illegal weapons charges.

    post-gazette.com - News

  • The court found that by using Vasilenko to secretly record what was meant to be a private conversation, the FSB had violated Bykov's right to remain silent and not incriminate himself.

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