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[hof-muh n] /ˈhɒf mən/
[mal-vee-nuh] /mælˈvi nə/ (Show IPA),
1887–1966, U.S. sculptor. Unabridged
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  • Hoffman, the year before , had made similar experiments but these remained unnoticed.

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  • His love for Miss Hoffman appears to have been the deepest feeling of his life, but it did not absorb his whole nature.

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  • Dr. Hoffman chose Margaret's, which was to be a lady of 1790.

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  • The following table, compiled by Hoffman, will show the total business of the bank, 1866 to 1874.

British Dictionary definitions for Hoffman


Dustin (Lee) (ˈdʌstɪn). born 1937, US stage and film actor. His films include The Graduate (1967), Midnight Cowboy (1969), All the President's Men (1976), Kramer vs Kramer (1979), Rain Man (1989), Accidental Hero (1992), and Moonlight Mile (2002)
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