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Tracy

[ trey-see ]
/ ˈtreɪ si /
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noun

Spencer, 1900–67, U.S. film actor.
a city in central California.
a town in S Quebec, in E Canada, on the St. Lawrence.
a male or female given name.

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Tracy
/ (ˈtreɪsɪ) /

noun

Spencer . 1900–67, US film actor. His films include The Power and the Glory (1933), Captains Courageous (1937) and Boys' Town (1938), for both of which he won Oscars, Adam's Rib (1949), and Bad Day at Black Rock (1955)
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