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Emerson

[em-er-suh n]
noun
  1. Ralph Wal·do, [wawl-doh, wol-] /ˈwɔl doʊ, ˈwɒl-/, 1803–82, U.S. essayist and poet.
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Related formsEm·er·so·ni·an [em-er-soh-nee-uh n] /ˌɛm ərˈsoʊ ni ən/, adjectivepro-Em·er·so·ni·an, adjective, noun
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Emerson

noun
  1. Ralph Waldo. (rælf ˈwɔːldəʊ). 1803–82, US poet, essayist, and transcendentalist
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