peter arno

Arno

[ahr-noh; for 2 also Italian ahr-naw]
noun
1.
Peter (Curtis Arnoux Peters) 1904–68, U.S. cartoonist and author.
2.
a river flowing W from central Italy to the Ligurian Sea. 140 miles (225 km) long.
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Arno (ˈɑːnəʊ)
 
n
a river in central Italy, rising in the Apennines and flowing through Florence to the Ligurian Sea. Length: about 240 km (150 miles)

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peter arno

cartoonist whose satirical drawings, particularly of New York cafe society, did much to establish The New Yorker magazine's reputation for sophisticated humour

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