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

  • Verne, Jules 1828-1905. French writer who is considered the founder of modern science fiction. His novels include Journey to the Center of the Earth (1864) and Around the World in Eighty Days (1873).

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  • n. French writer who is considered the father of science fiction (1828-1905)

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