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Čapek, Karel

Line breaks: Karel Čapek
Pronunciation: /ˈtʃapɛk

Definition of Čapek, Karel in English:

( 1890–1938), Czech novelist and dramatist. He is known for R.U.R. (Rossum’s Universal Robots) (1920), which introduced the word robot to the English language, and The Insect Play (1921), written with his brother Josef (1887–1945).

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