de la Renta
[ duh luh -ren-tuh, del-uh, dee luh ]
/ də lə ˈrɛn tə, ˌdɛl ə, ˌdi lə /
Oscar, 1932–2014, U.S. fashion designer, born in the Dominican Republic.
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