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Leacock, Stephen Line breaks: Ste|phen Lea|cock
Pronunciation: /ˈliːkɒk/

Definition of Leacock, Stephen in English:

( 1869–1949), Canadian humorist and economist; full name Stephen Butler Leacock. He is chiefly remembered for his many humorous short stories, parodies, and essays. Notable works: Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town (1912).

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