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Waste Land, The

noun
1.
a poem (1922) by T. S. Eliot.
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“The Waste Land” definition


(1922) A poem by T. S. Eliot. Its subject is the fragmented and sterile nature of the modern world, particularly the world after World War I.

The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition
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