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

  • Loew, Marcus 1870-1927. American motion-picture producer who founded a national chain of movie theaters (1912). Later, as head of Metro Pictures, he helped orchestrate the series of mergers that led to the formation of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (1924).

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  • proper n. A surname of German derivation (from Loewe or Löwe).

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