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

  • Burgess, Anthony 1917-1993. British writer and critic noted for his comic novels, including the futuristic classic A Clockwork Orange (1962).

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  • proper n. A surname.

Etymologies

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Anglo-Norman burgeis, of Germanic origin; either from Late Latin *burgus or Frankish

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