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Hayakawa

[hah-yuh-kah-wuh] /ˌhɑ yəˈkɑ wə/
noun
1.
S(amuel) I(chiye)
[ih-chee-ey] /ɪˈtʃi eɪ/ (Show IPA),
1906–92, U.S. semanticist, educator, and politician, born in Canada: senator 1977–83.
2.
Sessue
[sesh-oo;; Japanese se-shoo] /ˈsɛʃ u;; Japanese sɛˈʃu/ (Show IPA),
1889–1973, Japanese film actor.
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  • Farther down the lane of booths was the tent of Hayakawa the Juggler.

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