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Toynbee

[toin-bee] /ˈtɔɪn bi/
noun
1.
Arnold J(oseph) 1889–1975, English historian.
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Toynbee

/ˈtɔɪnbɪ/
noun
1.
Arnold 1852–83, British economist and social reformer, after whom Toynbee Hall, a residential settlement in East London, is named
2.
his nephew, Arnold Joseph. 1889–1975, British historian. In his chief work, A Study of History (1934–61), he attempted to analyse the principles determining the rise and fall of civilizations
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