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[kawr-zip-skee, -zhip-; Polish kaw-zhip-skee] /kɔrˈzɪp ski, -ˈʒɪp-; Polish kɔˈʒɪp ski/
Alfred (Habdank Skarbek)
[hab-dangk skahr-bek;; Polish hahp-dahngk skahr-bek] /ˈhæb dæŋk ˈskɑr bɛk;; Polish ˈhɑp dɑŋk ˈskɑr bɛk/ (Show IPA),
1879–1950, U.S. writer on general semantics, born in Poland. Unabridged
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Alfred (Habdank Skarbek). 1879–1950, US originator of the theory and study of general semantics, born in Poland
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