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El Greco

[ el -grek-oh; Spanish el -gre-kaw ]
/ ɛl ˈgrɛk oʊ; Spanish ɛl ˈgrɛ kɔ /
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noun

Domenikos Theotocopoulos, 1541–1614, Spanish painter, born in Crete.

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El Greco
/ (ɛl ˈɡrɛkəʊ) /

noun

real name Domenikos Theotocopoulos. 1541–1614, Spanish painter, born in Crete; noted for his elongated human forms and dramatic use of colour
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