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Ibsen

[ib-suh n; Norwegian ip-suh n]
noun
  1. Hen·rik [hen-rik] /ˈhɛn rɪk/, 1828–1906, Norwegian dramatist and poet.
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Related formspost-Ib·sen, adjective
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Ibsen

noun
  1. Henrik (ˈhɛnrɪk). 1828–1906, Norwegian dramatist and poet. After his early verse plays Brand (1866) and Peer Gynt (1867), he began the series of social dramas in prose, including A Doll's House (1879), Ghosts (1881), and The Wild Duck (1886), which have had a profound influence on modern drama. His later plays, such as Hedda Gabler (1890) and The Master Builder (1892), are more symbolic
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