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[sy-lee-pry-dawm] /süˈli prüˈdɔm/
René François Armand
[ruh-ney frahn-swa ar-mahn] /rəˈneɪ frɑ̃ˈswa arˈmɑ̃/ (Show IPA),
1839–1907, French poet: Nobel prize 1901. Unabridged
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British Dictionary definitions for Sully-Prudhomme


/French sylli prydɔm/
René François Armand (rəne frɑ̃swa armɑ̃). 1839–1907, French poet: Nobel prize for literature 1901
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