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Whorf

[hwawrf, wawrf] /ʰwɔrf, wɔrf/
noun
1.
Benjamin Lee, 1897–1941, U.S. linguist.
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Whorf

/wɔːf/
noun
1.
Benjamin Lee. 1897–1943, US linguist, who argued that human language determines perception See also Sapir-Whorf hypothesis
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