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Balzac

[bawl-zak, bal-; French bal-zak] /ˈbɔl zæk, ˈbæl-; French balˈzak/
noun
1.
Honoré de
[on-uh-rey duh;; French aw-naw-rey duh] /ˌɒn əˈreɪ də;; French ɔ nɔˈreɪ də/ (Show IPA),
1799–1850, French novelist.
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Balzac

/ˈbælzæk; French balzak/
noun
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Honoré de (ɔnɔre də). 1799–1850, French novelist: author of a collection of novels under the general title La Comédie humaine, including Eugénie Grandet (1833), Le Père Goriot (1834), and La Cousine Bette (1846)
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