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

  • Goldsmith, Oliver 1730?-1774. British writer whose literary reputation rests on his novel The Vicar of Wakefield (1766), the pastoral poem The Deserted Village (1770), and the dramatic comedy She Stoops to Conquer (1773).

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  • proper n. An English surname derived from the trade name goldsmith.

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