Definition of Paton, Alan in English:

Paton, Alan

Syllabification: Pa·ton, Alan
Pronunciation: /ˈpātn
 
/
( 1903–88), South African writer and politician; full name Alan Stewart Paton. He is best known for his novel Cry, the Beloved Country (1948), a passionate indictment of the apartheid system.

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Pronunciation: əbˈdʒʊə
verb
solemnly renounce (a belief, cause, or claim)