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Boucicault

[boo-see-kawlt, -koh] /ˈbu siˌkɔlt, -ˌkoʊ/
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Dion
[dahy-on,, -uh n] /ˈdaɪ ɒn,, -ən/ (Show IPA),
1822–90, Irish playwright and actor, in the U.S. after 1853.
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Boucicault

/ˈbuːsɪˌkəʊ/
noun
1.
Dion (ˈdaɪɒn). real name Dionysius Lardner Boursiquot 1822–90, Irish dramatist and actor. His plays include London Assurance (1841), The Octoroon (1859), and The Shaughran (1874)
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