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

  • Clarke, Arthur Charles Born 1917. British writer, scientist, and underwater explorer noted for his stories of space exploration. His works include 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968).
  • Clarke, Kenneth Spearman Known as "Kenny.” 1914-1985. American jazz drummer who was a leading contributor to bop. He originated the now standard practice of maintaining a fixed pulse on a cymbal rather than the bass drum.

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  • proper n. An English occupational surname, a variant of Clark


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