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Lutyens, Sir Edwin Line breaks: Sir Edwin Lut|yens
Pronunciation: /ˈlʌtjənz/

Definition of Lutyens, Sir Edwin in English:

( 1869–1944), English architect; full name Sir Edwin Landseer Lutyens. He established his reputation designing country houses, but is particularly known for his plans for New Delhi (1912), where he introduced an open garden-city layout, and for the Cenotaph in London (1919–21).

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