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[surl] /sɜrl/
Ronald (William Fordham)
[fawr-duh m,, fohr-] /ˈfɔr dəm,, ˈfoʊr-/ (Show IPA),
1920–2011, British cartoonist and artist. Unabridged
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Ronald (William Fordham). 1920–2011, British cartoonist, best known as the creator of the schoolgirls of St Trinian's
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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