Čapek

[ chah-pek ]
/ ˈtʃɑ pɛk /

noun

Ka·rel [kair-uh l, kar-, kahr-; Czech kah-rel] /ˈkɛər əl, ˈkær-, ˈkɑr-; Czech ˈkɑ rɛl/,1890–1938, Czech playwright, novelist, and producer.

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British Dictionary definitions for capek

Čapek
/ (Czech ˈtʃapɛk) /

noun

Karel (ˈkarɛl). 1890–1938, Czech dramatist and novelist; author of R.U.R. (1921), which introduced the word "robot", and (with his brother Josef) The Insect Play (1921).
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