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Maugham

[mawm] /mɔm/
noun
1.
W(illiam) Somerset
[suhm-er-set,, -sit] /ˈsʌm ərˌsɛt,, -sɪt/ (Show IPA),
1874–1965, English novelist, dramatist, and short-story writer.
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  • Maugham once confided to Christopher Isherwood his unrealized wish, when he turned seventy, to return to India and study Shankara.

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Maugham

/ˈmɔːm/
noun
1.
W(illiam) Somerset. 1874–1965, English writer. His works include the novels Of Human Bondage (1915) and Cakes and Ale (1930), short stories, and comedies
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