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[wawl-doh, wol-]
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  1. Pierre or Peter,died c1217, French merchant and religious reformer, declared a heretic: founder of the Waldenses.
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noun plural -dos or -does
  1. a gadget for manipulating objects by remote control
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C20: named after Waldo F. Jones, inventor in a science-fiction story by Robert Heinlein
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