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[awr-wel, -wuh l] /ˈɔr wɛl, -wəl/
George (Eric Arthur Blair) 1903–50, English novelist and essayist. Unabridged
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/ˈɔːwəl; -wɛl/
George, real name Eric Arthur Blair. 1903–50, English novelist and essayist, born in India. He is notable for his social criticism, as in The Road to Wigan Pier (1932); his account of his experiences of the Spanish Civil War Homage to Catalonia (1938); and his satirical novels Animal Farm (1945), an allegory on the Russian Revolution, and 1984 (1949), in which he depicts an authoritarian state of the future
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Orwellian (ɔːˈwɛlɪən) adjective
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Lazy functional language, Miranda-like. List comprehensions and pattern matching. "Introduction to Orwell 5.00", P.L. Wadler et al, Programming Research Group, Oxford U, 1988.

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