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Stout, Rex

Syllabification: Stout, Rex
Pronunciation: /stout
 
/

Definition of Stout, Rex in English:

( 1886–1975) US writer; full name Rex Todhunter Stout. He created the portly, food-loving, orchid aficionado Nero Wolfe, a detective who appeared in many of his novels, from Fer de Lance (1934) to A Family Affair (1975).

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