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Zola, Émile

Pronunciation: /ˌzōˈlä/ /ˈzōˌlä/
(1840–1902), French novelist and critic; full name Émile Édouard Charles Antoine Zola. His series of 20 novels collectively entitled Les Rougon-Macquart (1871–93), including Nana (1880), Germinal (1885), and La Terre (1887), shows how human behavior is determined by environment and heredity.

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Syllabification: Zo·la, Émile

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