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Pynchon, Thomas

Syllabification: Pyn·chon, Thomas
Pronunciation: /ˈpinCHən
 
/

Definition of Pynchon, Thomas in English:

( 1937-), US novelist; full name Thomas Ruggles Pynchon. An elusive author who shuns public attention, his works abandon the normal conventions of the novel. Notable works: V (1963), The Crying of Lot 49 (1966), Gravity’s Rainbow (1972), Vineland (1990), and Mason and Dixon (1997).

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Pronunciation: prɪˈpəʊt(ə)nt
adjective
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