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de Man

[ duh-man, mahn ]
/ də ˈmæn, ˈmɑn /
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noun
Paul, 1919–83, U.S. literary critic and theorist, born in Belgium.
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de-man

verb -mans, -manning or -manned (tr)
British to reduce the workforce of (a plant, industry, etc)
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