Lawrentian

or Law·ren·cian

[ law-ren-shuh n ]
/ lɔˈrɛn ʃən /

adjective

of, relating to, or characteristic of D. H. Lawrence, his works, or his ideas.

noun

a person who studies the works of D. H. Lawrence.
an advocate or adherent of the philosophy of D. H. Lawrence.

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Origin of Lawrentian

1925–30; Lawrence + -ian; t is partial Latinization
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British Dictionary definitions for lawrentian

Lawrentian
/ (lɔːˈrɛnʃən) /

adjective

relating to or characteristic of D. H. Lawrence
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