Definition of Vavilov, Nikolai in English:

Vavilov, Nikolai

proper noun

  • (1887–c.1943), Soviet plant geneticist; full name Nikolai Ivanovich Vavilov. He amassed a considerable collection of new plants, utilizing their genetic resources for crop improvement.

Pronunciation:

Vavilov, Nikolai

/ˈvavɪlɒf/