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Addison, Joseph

Pronunciation: /ˈadəsən/
(1672–1719), English essayist, poet, playwright, and Whig politician. He is noted for his simple unornamented prose style. In 1711 he founded the Spectator with Sir Richard Steele.

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Syllabification: Ad·di·son, Joseph

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