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Crosland

/ (ˈkrɒslənd) /
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noun

Anthony. 1918–77, British Labour politician and socialist theorist, author of The Future of Socialism (1957)

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Example sentences from the Web for Crosland

  • At first, with the immeasurable and vulgar tedium of Mr. Crosland's popular books in my memory, I thought he was joking.

    Books and Persons|Arnold Bennett
  • A reminiscence of a literary protégée of Jerrold's—Mrs. Newton Crosland—seems to bear this out.

    The History of "Punch"|M. H. Spielmann
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