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Emerson

[em-er-suh n] /ˈɛm ər sən/
noun
1.
Ralph Waldo
[wawl-doh,, wol-] /ˈwɔl doʊ,, ˈwɒl-/ (Show IPA),
1803–82, U.S. essayist and poet.
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Emersonian
[em-er-soh-nee-uh n] /ˌɛm ərˈsoʊ ni ən/ (Show IPA),
adjective
pro-Emersonian, adjective, noun
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Emerson

/ˈɛməsən/
noun
1.
Ralph Waldo. (rælf ˈwɔːldəʊ). 1803–82, US poet, essayist, and transcendentalist
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