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Crichton

[krahyt-n] /ˈkraɪt n/
noun
1.
James ("the Admirable Crichton") 1560?–82, Scottish scholar and linguist.
2.
Michael, 1942–2008, U.S. novelist.
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Crichton

/ˈkraɪtən/
noun
1.
James. 1560–82, Scottish scholar and writer, called the Admirable Crichton because of his talents
2.
(John) Michael. 1942–2008, US novelist, screenwriter, and film director; his thrillers, many of which have been filmed, include The Andromeda Strain (1969), Jurassic Park (1990), and Disclosure (1994)
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