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

  • Kurosawa, Akira 1910-1998. Japanese filmmaker whose internationally acclaimed works, including Rashomon (1950), The Seven Samurai (1954), and Ran (1985), often concern traditional Japanese institutions.

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  • proper n. A surname.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. Japanese filmmaker noted for blending Japanese folklore with western styles of acting (1910-1998)


From Japanese 黒沢 (くろさわ, Kurosawa). (Wiktionary)



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