- Henry Wadsworth [wodz-werth] /ˈwɒdz wərθ/, 1807–82, U.S. poet.
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- Henry Wadsworth. 1807–82, US poet, noted particularly for his long narrative poems Evangeline (1847) and The Song of Hiawatha (1855)
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