from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Spock, Benjamin McLane 1903-1998. American pediatrician, educator, and writer. His book Baby and Child Care, originally published in 1946, had a great influence on child-rearing.
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- proper n. An American surname anglicized from the Dutch Spaak.
- proper n. Mr. Spock, a main character from the original Star Trek TV series, whose heritage is part alien, that of the logical Vulcan race.
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- n. United States pediatrician whose many books on child care influenced the upbringing of children around the world (1903-1998)
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