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

  • Lowry, (Clarence) Malcolm 1909-1957. British writer. His novel Under the Volcano (1947) is recognized as a masterpiece of modern fiction.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An open box car used on railroads. Compare lorry.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Spurge-laurel.
  • n. An open railroad box-car.

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

  • n. English painter (1887-1976)
  • n. English novelist (1909-1957)


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