from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Dumas, Alexandre Known as "Dumas père.” 1802-1870. French writer of swashbuckling historical romances, such as The Count of Monte Cristo and The Three Musketeers (both 1844). His son Alexandre (1824-1895), known as "Dumas fils,” was a dramatist whose works include La Dame aux Camélias (1852).
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- proper n. A French surname.
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- n. French writer remembered for his swashbuckling historical tales (1802-1870)
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