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Marvell

[ mahr-vuhl ]
/ ˈmɑr vəl /
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noun
Andrew, 1621–78, English poet and satirist.
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Marvell
/ (ˈmɑːvəl) /

noun
Andrew. 1621–78, English poet and satirist. He is noted for his lyrical poems and verse and prose satires attacking the government after the Restoration
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