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

  • Karloff, Boris 1887-1969. British-born American actor noted for his portrayals of monsters and other evil characters in a number of films, including Frankenstein (1931) and The Mummy (1932).

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  • n. United States film actor (born in England) noted for his performances in horror films (1887-1969)

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