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Defoe

[dih-foh] /dɪˈfoʊ/
noun
1.
Daniel, 1659?–1731, English novelist and political journalist.
Also, De Foe.
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Defoe

/dɪˈfəʊ/
noun
1.
Daniel. ?1660–1731, English novelist, journalist, spymaster, and pamphleteer, noted particularly for his novel Robinson Crusoe (1719). His other novels include Moll Flanders (1722) and A Journal of the Plague Year (1722)
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