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D'Avenant

or Dav·e·nant

[dav-uh-nuh nt]
noun
  1. Sir William,1606–68, English dramatist and producer: poet laureate 1638–68.
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Davenant

noun
  1. Sir William. 1606–68, English dramatist and poet: poet laureate (1638–68). His plays include Love and Honour (1634)
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